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141. Milk Campaign Starts Milk Campaign Starts January/3/1935 Article about the "campaign intended to encourage the wider use of milk as a health food" promoted by Mary Harmon Weeks, or Mary Weeks ("president of the Children's Bureau") "under sponsorship of the Kansas...

142. Missouri Heritage Missouri Heritage August/27/1966 Portrait and biographical article about General Thomas Ewing (~1829-1894), a Union general during the Civil War and first chief justice of the Kansas State Supreme Court. He was in 1863 the commanding...

143. Missouri Heritage: Early Bishop of St. Louis Did Much for Catholicism Missouri Heritage: Early Bishop of St. Louis Did Much for Catholicism September/12/1970 Biographical article about Bishop Louis Guillaume Valentin Du Bourg (1766-1833), the first bishop of Saint Louis, Missouri, builder of the Saint Louis cathedral, began construction of what became Saint...

144. Mrs. Maybelle Henderson, Foster Mother, Named Woman of the Week Mrs. Maybelle Henderson, Foster Mother, Named Woman of the Week March 11, 1949 Vertical file contains a photo and biographical article about Maybelle Henderson, a foster mother with "the Family Service organization of Kansas City," named Woman of the Week by the Kansas City Call....

145. Mrs. McKinley Sheneman Obituary Mrs. McKinley Sheneman Obituary November 16, 1969 Obituary for Mrs. McKinley Sheneman, executive director of the Spofford Home for Children, dying on November 14, 1969.

146. Muralist Comes in From the Street Muralist Comes in From the Street August 27, 2006 Artist Donald Ross, nicknamed "Scribe" is featured in this short article. He has numerous spray painted murals in Kansas City, especially in the Westport area. Ross attended the Kansas City Art Institute...

147. Museum Mural Plan Approved Museum Mural Plan Approved March 7, 2007 The Shawnee Planning Commission has approved a plan for a mural and other art to be placed at the Wonderscope Children's Museum. "The mural, created by artist Jana Soper, depicts a streetscape and will...

148. Negro Librarian at Lincoln High Negro Librarian at Lincoln High January 3, 1941 Vertical file containing a biographical article about Miss Mildred Kimbrough, newly appointed head librarian at the "Lincoln high school branch library," succeeding Miss Priscilla Burd, "white, who for...

149. Nelson Gallery Official to Head Kentucky Center Nelson Gallery Official to Head Kentucky Center March/11/1968 Photo and biographical article about James Seidelman, former director of education at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, "appointed the director of a new cultural center to be built in Lexington, Kentucky."...

150. Nelson-Atkins Museum Celebrates 70th Birthday Nelson-Atkins Museum Celebrates 70th Birthday December 10, 2003 Free docent-led tours, children's activities, and a reception with birthday cake comprise the celebrating activities on December 12, 2003 for the 70th birthday of the museum that opened on December 11,...

151. New Americans Find Help at Thatcher School New Americans Find Help at Thatcher School June/28/2000 Article explains how the Kansas City School District turned the old Thatcher School building into an intake center for immigrants and refugees. The focus of the center is children and learning English...

152. New Head Start Director Begins Job New Head Start Director Begins Job April 19, 2006 Evelyn L. Givens, a Kansas City resident, will be director of the Mid-America Head Start which is now under the wing of the Mid-America Regional Council. The program serves about 2,700 low-income children...

153. New KC Park Honors Early Community Leader New KC Park Honors Early Community Leader June 18, 2005 Boone-Hays Park, containing 15 acres and located on the north side of 63rd Street between Euclid and Brooklyn Avenues, was dedicated on June 17, 2005. Included in the park is the grave of frontiersman...

154. New Ways of Learning New Ways of Learning October 5, 2010 Five Kansas City district schools are “pioneering a revolutionary standards-based system,” that puts children in classes not based on age-level but on what they have learned. “Leveled” classes...

155. Next Week to P.-T. A. [sic] Next Week to P.-T. A. [sic] September/20/1935 Notice for the upcoming inaugural "Parent-Teacher week" in Missouri promoted by Mary Weeks with activities "in the rooms of the children's bureau, in the Y. W. C. A. building" in Kansas City.

156. Not Child's Play Not Child's Play June 26, 2005 Article profiles five Kansas City area children's literature writers and illustrators. They are: Lisa Campbell Ernst, Christine Taylor-Butler, Dorinda Makanaonalani Nicholson, Roderick Townley, and Cheryl...

157. Notzie Rotolo Notzie Rotolo June/13/2001 Obituary for Notzie Rotolo, "78, of Kansas City, Mo.," a restaurant owner and operator dying on June 5, 2001. Born in 1922 and serving in World War II before establishing "Joe's Standard Bar, a Kansas...

158. O'Donnell Doesn't Kid About Children's Care O'Donnell Doesn't Kid About Children's Care August 3-9, 2007 Article profiles Randall O'Donnell, CEO of Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics.

159. Obituary for Charles Lee Adams Obituary for Charles Lee Adams May 16, 1956 Obituary for Charles Lee Adams, or Charles Adams, a host for a children's radio show for 10 years in Kansas City, dying in 1956.

160. Obituary for Mary Harris Guinotte Francis Obituary for Mary Harris Guinotte Francis May 29, 2005 Co-founder of the Toy and Miniature Museum of Kansas City, Marry Harris passed away on May 26, 2005. She served many years on the Francis Family Foundation board of directors. The Francis Family Foundation...