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121. Literary Explorer Literary Explorer September 18, 2011 Feature article about Leawood, Kansas, author Candice Millard and her new book "Destiny of the Republic." Her first book, "The River of Doubt," about Theodore Roosevelt after his presidency, was published...

122. Live from Kansas City Live from Kansas City October 26-November 1, 2006 Article describes the October 17, 2006 broadcast of CNN anchorman Lou Dobbs's nightly news show from Liberty Memorial in Kansas City. The show included coverage of the Missouri U.S. Senate race between...

123. Local Author James Tate Local Author James Tate File containing information on James Tate, a poet of Yale University, author of the award-winning book of collected poetry entitled "The Lost Pilot," about his father, lost over Europe as a World War II...

124. Local Author of Truman Book Charges MU Press with Censorship Local Author of Truman Book Charges MU Press with Censorship November-December/27-3/1997 Discusses a controversy over reprinting the book "Truman: The Rise To Power".

125. Local Historian Revisits Grim Civil War Episode Local Historian Revisits Grim Civil War Episode May/2/1996 Biographical article about historical writer Joanne Chiles Eakin, dealing mainly with aspects of the Civil War era, including her latest book about Order Number 11, with photo.

126. Local Libraries Offer Up Much More than Books Local Libraries Offer Up Much More than Books February 26, 2014 Article describes various initiatives by Kansas City-area public libraries to introduce new technologies and diversified programming in order to attract patrons and remain relevant in an age when book...

127. Local Small Press Fills Markets Corporate Giants Miss Local Small Press Fills Markets Corporate Giants Miss June-July/26-2/1997 Describes the activities of local small book publishers.

128. Local Volunteers Preserve History at Elmwood Cemetery Local Volunteers Preserve History at Elmwood Cemetery February 16, 2012 Article on efforts to restore and preserve Elmwood Cemetery. Designed by George Kessler, the cemetery opened in 1872 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. "Everyone that has a street...

129. Lowell Fillmore Lowell Fillmore March/17/1956 Photo and bio of Lowell Fillmore, "president of Unity School of Christianity and son of the founders of Unity," editor of a book collecting the school's writings since its foundation.

130. Manufactured Reality Manufactured Reality March 25-31, 2005 Article describes the work of Dimensional Innovations, an Overland Park architectural fabrication company. The company began work in 1995 designing interior signage for AMC Entertainment Inc., and has...

131. Marion Shannon Obituary Marion Shannon Obituary June/27/1969 Obituary for Marion Shannon, a salesman for the Vernon Law Book Company and past president of the Kansas City chapter of the University of Missouri Alumni Association, dying at the age of 75 on June 26,...

132. Matinee Idyll Matinee Idyll December 23-30, 1999 Discusses Wilborn's book "Saturday Matinee in Olde KC" [MVSC BROWSING 977.8411 W66S], a collection of old photographs of theaters and other entertainment venues.

133. Meet the Faculty Meet the Faculty November 9, 1950 Biographical article about Andrew Darton, “common learnings teacher” at Lincoln High School. Darton also was author of the book "Citizenship in War Time."

134. Merger Fever Threatens Book World Merger Fever Threatens Book World March/18-24/1999 Describes challenges facing independent bookstores.

135. Mexicans were part of Early KCK History Mexicans were part of Early KCK History October 20-26, 2005 Article is primarily a review of book, The Historic Communities of Wyandotte County, by Loren Taylor. It also contains a summary history of Mexicans in Wyandotte County who "largely came in 1910 to escape...

136. Mike Murphy to Pull Plug on Radio Career Mike Murphy to Pull Plug on Radio Career June 28, 2004 Article reports that Kansas City radio personality Mike Murphy will retire in December, 2004. Murphy is commonly credited with launching Kansas City's St. Patrick's Day Parade.

137. Missionary Salesman Started in Kansas City Missionary Salesman Started in Kansas City December/22/1956 Review of the book "Peddler in Paradise" by Allen Rabin, a travel book writer and former salesman in the Commerce Trust Building in 1912 at the age of 18.

138. Missouri Heritage Missouri Heritage September/7/1968 File containing an illustration and biographical article about Nathaniel Beverley Tucker, or Nathaniel Tucker (1784-1851), writer of "The Partisan Leader, a Tale of the Future," an 1836 book "predict[ing]...

139. Missouri Heritage: Westport Landing Era Recaptured Missouri Heritage: Westport Landing Era Recaptured November/25/1972 Illustration (painting by Hildreth Meiere depicting wagons and boats at Westport Landing) and book review of "The Oregon Trail Revisited" by Gregory Franzwa. Caption about Meiere, painter of three murals...

140. Missouri River Traveler and Author Frustrated, Hopeful About River's Future Missouri River Traveler and Author Frustrated, Hopeful About River's Future December-January/30-5/1999-2000 Describes the author's latest book "River-Horse", and his feelings about current status and future of the Missouri River.