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A Year of Tragedy, Triumph For This Councilwoman
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TitleA Year of Tragedy, Triumph For This Councilwoman
AbstractSteve Penn's "Commentary"column features City Councilwoman Melba Curls. Melba was the wife of Phil Curls, Sr., who died on May 4, 2007. That date just happened to be the date she was to be celebrating the beginning of her term of office as Councilwoman for the 3rd District. "Curls' affinity for the 3rd District is genuine. She's lived there most of her life, growing up near 27th Street and Park Avenue. Now she resides in a house in the district that she's lived in for 30 years." Article includes her picture.
AuthorSteve Penn
DateJuly 12, 2007
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationVertical File: African Americans--Prominent
PageB1:1
SubjectWomen
Local SubjectAfrican Americans
Curls, Melba
City Council
Curls, Phillip B.
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID217319
CONTENTdm number36834
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