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Up and Away
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TitleUp and Away
AbstractPhoto and caption about the interruption of a magic show "at the Gillis Home for Children, 8150 Wornall" Road, by the appearance of a man "dressed as the late William Gilliss [or William Gillis], for whom the home is named."
NotesThe appearance of Gilliss was an annual Halloween event at the home, which is for emotionally disturbed boys, and the tradition has been carried on.
DateNovember/11/1977
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationMicrofilm
Page3
Local SubjectGillis, William
Balloons
Gillis Orphans' Home
Children
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID117937
CONTENTdm number25892
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