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Local Heroes
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TitleLocal Heroes
AbstractPhoto and bio of Ed Smith and his wife Beth Smith, community activists in Kansas City since arriving here in 1947. Description of Ed as a lawyer and "the senior member of Smith Gill Fisher & Butts" involved in "helping Holocaust survivors." Description of Beth as "an adjunct professor at UMKC's Bloch School, hooked up with the Council of Social Agencies" and co-founder of the Central Exchange and the Women's Employment Network.
NotesBeth K. Smith was named Kansas Citian of the Year, a top honor given by the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce. (See The Kansas City Star, November 26, 2008, C1:5 and The Kansas City Jewish Chronicle, December 5, 2008, Vol. 88, No. 50, p.11.)
AuthorPhilip Stephens
Robin Silverman
DateDecember//1994
SourceIngram's
Locationq330.9778 O948
Volume20
Number12
Page36-37
Local SubjectSmith, Ed
Smith, Beth
Teachers
Awards
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID119166
CONTENTdm number17839
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