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501. A Festive Farewell to Kettle Drive A Festive Farewell to Kettle Drive Article describes the "Last Kettle Drive" of Kansas City radio personality Mike Murphy. Murphy's annual fundraiser for the Salvation Army in 2005 was his 30th.

502. A Few Critical Moments with Alice Thorson A Few Critical Moments with Alice Thorson Interview with Alice Thorson, art critic for the Kansas City Star.

503. A Few Facts about Kansas A Few Facts about Kansas Article about the legal prohibition of alcohol in the state of Kansas and its effects on the population at the state line in the form of saloons such as the O. K. Club, etc. Description also of topics...

504. A Few Interesting Facts About Kansas City Streets A Few Interesting Facts About Kansas City Streets Article looks at some Kansas City streets that run east-west as well as some north-south streets and gives the names today compared to the names used in early Kansas City. Also included in the article...

505. A Field of Fans' Dreams A Field of Fans' Dreams The Royals baseball team and Jackson County officials have unveiled a $250 million renovation plan for Kauffman Stadium. Construction is to begin in October of 2007 and be completed by opening day of 2010.... Stadiums; Baseball; Scoreboards;

506. A Fight for Franchise Extension A Fight for Franchise Extension Article about the Metropolitan Street Railway Company in Kansas City, Missouri, and its efforts to extend its franchise rights to 1951, with political and financial fighting against Mayor Henry Beardsley...

507. A Fight for Protection and Acceptance A Fight for Protection and Acceptance Discusses the presence and activities of gay students at local colleges and universities.

508. A Fight to Save Where They Fought A Fight to Save Where They Fought Article on the Monnett Battle of Westport Fund and their attempts to acquire land of the Big Blue Battlefield north of Swope Park. The fund controls more than half of the area near the Blue River where... Historic sites; Battlefields;

509. A Fighter for Inclusiveness A Fighter for Inclusiveness Profile article about Charlie Harris, Jr., Missouri Bar's new president. "Harris, with the law firm of Berkowitz Oliver Williams Shaw & Eisenbrandt, is now the first African-American president of the Missouri... Lawyers; Organizations; Discrimination;

510. A Figure/Ground Relationship: New Work: Peregrine Honig and Judy Pfaff A Figure/Ground Relationship: New Work: Peregrine Honig and Judy Pfaff Review of show at Byron C. Cohen Gallery for Contemporary Art.

511. A File from Letters from the Leavenworth Agency, Roll 303 A File from Letters from the Leavenworth Agency, Roll 303 Copies of letters written by Luke Lea (an Indian agent) and others about the character and activities of W. W. Cleghorn, another Indian agent at Fort Leavenworth around 1850. Complimentary descriptions...

512. A Final "Saulty" Observation A Final "Saulty" Observation Posthumous tribute to Pitch Weekly columnist Chuck Saults.

513. A Final Toast A Final Toast Article detailing history of the newspaper upon the founding publisher's retirement.

514. A Fine Kansas City Home Beginning to Take Form A Fine Kansas City Home Beginning to Take Form Illustration and caption about the "very fine example of a Tudor manor in the new home of U. S. Epperson" being built in 1921 "on a hilltop at the southwest corner of [52nd Street] and Cherry streets,"...

515. A Fine Mystery, but. .. A Fine Mystery, but. .. File containing a photo (of the author) and book review of "The Mystery of the Third Twin" by Wilma Yeo, a novelist and former "creative writing instructor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and...

516. A Fines Mess A Fines Mess Article describes a city attorney's battle with absentee owners of the Professional Building at 1103 Grand. The building, which has been vacant since 1991, is in violation of city codes due to its disrepair....

517. A First-Class Café A First-Class Café Short description of the café designed by Louis Curtiss located at 804-6 Delaware in Kansas City, Missouri. Includes interior photographs in the supplement section of this issue.

518. A First-Rate Model Guides a Second-Chance School A First-Rate Model Guides a Second-Chance School Article tells the story of Pamela Pearson, principal of Genesis School. Genesis, at 44th and Cleveland, "started as an alternative school in 1975." It became a charter school for middle school students...

519. A Fiscal Profile of Missouri A Fiscal Profile of Missouri Financial research report on the state of Missouri's economy and the effects of taxes and of spending of revenues on its citizens with varying incomes, comparing the state's taxes with other states', showing...

520. A Fleet for Sydney Smith: Former Kansas Citian into the Halibut Fishing Industry A Fleet for Sydney Smith: Former Kansas Citian into the Halibut Fishing Industry File containing a biographical article about J. Sydney Smith, "formerly of Kansas City [member of the Board of Trade], but now of Vancouver, British Columbia" as owner of "the schooner Casca, which was...