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541. A Goblin That Drives Her Insane: Sara Robinson and the History Wars of Kansas, 1894-1911. A Goblin That Drives Her Insane: Sara Robinson and the History Wars of Kansas, 1894-1911. Charles Robinson was the first governor of Kansas and after his death, his wife Sara, fought for his rightful place in Kansas history. "Sara Robinson was involved in both-the clash of arms that was Bleeding...

542. A Gold Mine A Gold Mine Article describes a local civil rights tour proposed by Kansas Citian Anita Dixon. The tour includes a stop at the Green Duck Lounge, where African American activist, and founder of Freedom Incorporated,...

543. A Golden Dairy Queen on the Avenue: It's the Oldest Dairy Queen in Missouri A Golden Dairy Queen on the Avenue: It's the Oldest Dairy Queen in Missouri Photos and article about "the oldest Dairy Queen in Missouri," located on Independence Avenue since about 1952, and operated since 1980 by Esther and John McMurray. Ice cream & ices

544. A Good Guy Leaving a Tough Job A Good Guy Leaving a Tough Job Interview with editorial commentary about George Garcia, superintendent of the Kansas City School District from 1987 to about 1990, discussing the scrutiny over the implementation of "a court-ordered desegregation...

545. A Good Horse, a Country Road: That's Real Happiness! A Good Horse, a Country Road: That's Real Happiness! Article containing photos of Loula Long Combs

546. A Good Man A Good Man Article profiles grocer Gus Fleming who operated Lynn's Market on the 800 block of Newton Street from the 1950s through the 1970s. The author and other Old Northeast residents reminisce about Gus and their... Grocers; Grocery stores;

547. A Good Place to Spend a Pleasant Day, Nature and the Suburban Ideal A Good Place to Spend a Pleasant Day, Nature and the Suburban Ideal Article traces the history of the movement from cities to the suburbs. Mentions craftsman bungalows and Prairie-style Foursquare homes. "Both emphasized a connection between the land and the structure,... Suburban life; Architectural elements; Nature; Land subdivision;

548. A Good Word for the Bad Boy A Good Word for the Bad Boy Biographical article about William Rockhill Nelson (1841-1915), founder and editor of the Kansas City Star newspaper, with an excerpt of a letter written by him "to Father Cavanaugh, of the Notre Dame...

549. A Good-By to W. H. Leib A Good-By to W. H. Leib Biographical article about W. H. Leib, "one of the pioneers of the musical circles here," retiring from 30 years of teaching music in the Kansas City School District at the age of 70.

550. A Goodly Heritage: Commemorative Publication Celebrating the 125th Anniversary of the Westport Presbyterian A Goodly Heritage: Commemorative Publication Celebrating the 125th Anniversary of the Westport Presbyterian Church History of the church.

551. A Gracious Town in the Heartland A Gracious Town in the Heartland Illustrated map, photos, and article about Kansas City and its entertainment offerings as a host to the 1976 Republican National Convention at the new Kemper Arena.

552. A Graduate Course in Drawing and Café Sociology A Graduate Course in Drawing and Café Sociology Interview with painters Josh George and Peregrine Honig about their work.

553. A Grand Canyon A Grand Canyon Review of Canyon Café.

554. A Grand Centennial for a Grand Church A Grand Centennial for a Grand Church The Grand Avenue Temple United Methodist Church (205 E. 9th St., southeast corner of 9th Street and Grand Boulevard) was completed February 1912. It is the second church building that the United Methodist... Anniversaries; Historic buildings; Methodist churches; City & town life;

555. A Grand Design: A Congregation of Homeless People Wants to Help Save Downtown A Grand Design: A Congregation of Homeless People Wants to Help Save Downtown Article describes the efforts of the Grand Avenue Methodist Church (based in the Grand Avenue Temple) to minister to the homeless population of Kansas City.

556. A Grand Finale A Grand Finale Preview of a Folly Theatre concert featuring jazz violinist Claude "Fiddler" Williams and pianist Eldar Djangirov. The article delves into the history of Williams' eventful 70-plus year career.

557. A Grand Statement A Grand Statement Article describes sculptor John Salvest's two projects--one a "massive wall of cargo containers" that spell out IOU on one side and USA on the other and also his "New Cornucopia," a cargo container filled... Art exhibitions; Commercial art galleries;

558. A Grande Dame in a New Debut A Grande Dame in a New Debut Provides a photographic display of the renovation of the Madrid Theater.

559. A Grave Matter A Grave Matter Short article relating the history of the burial of the Dalton Gang in Elmwood Cemetery in Coffeyville, Kansas, and the headstone. Includes photo of the headstone and what looks like a "postcard" with... Criminals; Graves; Tombs & sepulchral monuments;

560. A Great American Idea: A New Town Comes to Life in Downtown Kansas City A Great American Idea: A New Town Comes to Life in Downtown Kansas City Photos and article about the multi-use complex of Crown Center in Midtown Kansas City with hotels, shopping (including the Hallmark Cards headquarters), and apartments, etc.