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1. Charles H. Price II and Paul H. Henson Charles H. Price II and Paul H. Henson June 28, 1905 Short biography of Charles H. Price II whose father founded Price Candy and of Paul Harry Henson of United Telecom, the forerunner of Sprint. Discusses their rise in social status in the Kansas City area....

2. Charles Price, Candy Maker Charles Price, Candy Maker April 13, 1905 Photo and bio of Charles Price, "one of the leading candy manufacturers of his city." Born in Nevada, Missouri, in 1886 and coming to Kansas City in 1911 as a traveling salesman for the National Candy...

3. E. L. Winn E. L. Winn circa 1911. Photo and description of the business of E. L. Winn, a building contractor with offices in the Scarritt Building and yards at 18th and Baltimore Avenues. Native and lifelong Kansas Citian and builder of...

4. Joseph Loose Joseph Loose 1906 Biographical sketch of Joseph Schull Loose, or Joseph Loose, "[m]anufacturer of crackers and candy" starting in 1881, with offices at 1100 West 8th Street and residence at 1861 Independence Boulevard in...

5. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Candy company at 1053-1059 Saint Louis Avenue.

6. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Clarence Fletcher (1863-1907), "late vice president and secretary of the C. J. Fletcher Grocery Company of Kansas City." He was born in Toronto, Canada, and moved to Saint Joseph...

7. Price Candy Company Price Candy Company April 12, 1905 Description of the Price candy manufacturing company at 17th and Main Streets, established in 1913 by Charles Price at "the confectionery department of the Jones Store Company."

8. Russell and Clara Stover Russell and Clara Stover June 21, 1905 Biography of Russell (1888-1954) and Clara (1893-1975) Stover and the Russell Stover Candies company, tracing their candy careers from the 1910s and the start of their own Kansas City-based company in...

9. Russell Sifers Candy Company Russell Sifers Candy Company June 26, 1905 Chapter about the Sifers Valomilk chocolate candy production in Merriam, Kansas. Appendix gives relevant Web sites.

10. Russell Stover Russell Stover May 14, 1905 Photo and bio of Russell Stover (1888-1954), a prominent candy manufacturer of Kansas City. Native of Alton, Kansas starting out in the candy business in the Midwest before coming to Kansas City in 1925...

11. Russell Stover Russell Stover May 5, 1905 Photo and bio of Russell Stover, founding partner of the Russell Stover Candies company. Born in northwestern Kansas in 1888 and starting his own candy company in Omaha in 1921 with the invention of the...