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101. Jewish Stories Prominent in New Book on Old Cemetery Jewish Stories Prominent in New Book on Old Cemetery September 24, 2010 Article about the new book “Elmwood Cemetery: Stories of Kansas City,” by photographer and preservationist Bruce Mathews and Judge Alex Sachs. A brief history of the cemetery, gravestone images, and...

102. John Clay Knew Real, Rugged Life of Old West John Clay Knew Real, Rugged Life of Old West August/16/1962 Review of an autobiographical book by John Clay, "adviser, appraiser and general authority on cattle and ranching," a Scottish immigrant to Kansas City in the 1870s and livestock industry businessman with...

103. Joseph H. Tedrow Dies Joseph H. Tedrow Dies August/2/1951 Photo and obituary for Joseph Tedrow, "transportation commissioner of the Chamber of Commerce since 1920" with residence at 517 Knickerbocker Place. Born in Iowa about 1888 and coming to Kansas City in...

104. Kansas Citian Scores Again Kansas Citian Scores Again March/21/1959 File containing a photo (of the author) and book review of "The Salazar Grant," a mystery novel by E. L. Withers of Kansas City.

105. Kansas Citian Tells How to Defend Yourself Kansas Citian Tells How to Defend Yourself May/10/1958 Book review of "Defend Yourself" by Jack Grover, a Kansas City martial artist and "courier for the State department," describing self-defense techniques.

106. Kansas City 1890: Commercial and Industrial Progress of the Great Mid-Continent Metropolis Kansas City 1890: Commercial and Industrial Progress of the Great Mid-Continent Metropolis February/10/1890 Folio book with numerous illustrations and articles depicting and describing early Kansas City.

107. Kansas City Had Early Muckraker Kansas City Had Early Muckraker September/27/1988 Illustration and biographical article about Alfred Henry Lewis, or Alfred Lewis (1858-1914), writer of "[p]robably the best known of all columns in The Star in the first two decades of the paper's existence"...

108. Kansas City Poet Wins Latino Literary Award Kansas City Poet Wins Latino Literary Award June 8, 2003 At the BookExpo America in Los Angeles the first week of June 2003, poet Gloria Vando won the 2003 Latino Literary Award for best poetry book: "Shadows & Supposes."

109. Kansas City Private Eye Called "Johnny April" Kansas City Private Eye Called "Johnny April" October/25/1952 File containing a book review of "Riddle Me This" and "Death Is a Round Black Ball" by Mike Roscoe about a fictional Kansas City private detective. Roscoe actually a pseudonym for real-life Kansas City...

110. Kansas City Woman Tells How to Think Kansas City Woman Tells How to Think October/8/1955 Book review of "What Is Creative Thinking?" by Catherine Patrick "of Kansas City, formerly an assistant professor at the University of Missouri."

111. Kansas City Women Writers: Poet's Hardest Work Is Choosing Kansas City Women Writers: Poet's Hardest Work Is Choosing December 4, 1954 Article about several Kansas City women writers, including Katherine Edelman and her difficult process of making selections for her poetry collection book.

112. Kasnas City Girl Puts Her Family in a Children's Book Kasnas City Girl Puts Her Family in a Children's Book October/27/1956 File containing a photo, illustration, and biographical article about Kansas Citian Peggy Sullivan, author of the autobiographical book "The O'Donnells" concerning the history of her Irish family here....

113. KC Poet's New Book Gets Noticed KC Poet's New Book Gets Noticed July 17, 2009 Article profiles Kansas City writer and poet Linda Rodriguez. Garrison Keillor selected two poems from Rodriguez's new book, "Heart's Migration," to read on his national radio show "The Writer's Almanac."...

114. Koury's Book Goes Over Koury's Book Goes Over February/14/1953 Book review of Phil Koury's work "'Two Reels and a Crank,' the book of movie reminiscences of Albert E. Smith."

115. KU's Santee Knew He Was Flat-out Fast KU's Santee Knew He Was Flat-out Fast April 15, 2004 A new book entitled "The Perfect Mile" by Neal Bascomb has recently been published and includes Kansas native Wes Santee. He was a great long-distance runner duirng the 1950s and a University of Kansas...

116. Latest Works of Two Former Kansas Citians Latest Works of Two Former Kansas Citians November/22/1952 Book review of the "historical novels and a newer type of text books" by Grace Dawson, a former Kansas City resident.

117. Library's Book Sale Moved to River Market Library's Book Sale Moved to River Market October/4/2000 Short notice in the paper that the Kansas City Public Library Friends of the Library organization will this year have their annual book sale in the River Market at 305 W. 5th Street.

118. Life at Leavenworth Full of Interest and Danger for a Daring Psychologist Life at Leavenworth Full of Interest and Danger for a Daring Psychologist March/16/1954 File containing a photo (of the author) and book review of "My Six Convicts," an autobiographical book about the experiences of Donald Powell Wilson, or Donald Wilson, a resident of the Fort Leavenworth...

119. Life of Superhot Superhero Now in Hands of KC Writer Life of Superhot Superhero Now in Hands of KC Writer May 4, 2008 Local writer Matt Fraction is launching a comic book series called "The Invincible Iron Man" to coincide with the release of the movie "Iron Man." Fraction is one of what he estimates to be over a dozen...

120. Life's About a Dream Life's About a Dream July 18, 2012 Article profiles local author Veda Rogers and her new book "Life's About a Dream." The memoir describes her years operating the Vasser Playhouse in Vasser, KS, with her husband Bruce Rogers. Both Veda...