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1. 'Mother Taylor': At 83, Myra Taylor Reigns as One of KC's Greatest Singers Ever 'Mother Taylor': At 83, Myra Taylor Reigns as One of KC's Greatest Singers Ever April 2, 2000 Biographical article about Kansas City jazz singer Myra Taylor, a black woman starting out in 1930s night clubs and going on to USO and other overseas tours starting in World War II, with photos.

2. 1922 Getting It Done 1923 1922 Getting It Done 1923 January 14, 1923 Photos and captions about the construction of the Kansas City Athletic Club building, showing its steel skeleton and at near completion.

3. A Club Founder Dies A Club Founder Dies August/10/1956 Death notice of the founder and first president of the club established in 1917 for women's Downtown meetings and luncheons.

4. A School for Bait Casters A School for Bait Casters May/10/1914 Article with illustrations of the new pool at 41st and Gillham Roads and its projected use for fishing by the new Kansas City Bait & Casting Club.

5. A-Maye-Zing A-Maye-Zing June 10, 2010 Article profiles singer Marilyn Maye (82) and her 60+ year musical career. A native of Wichita, Kansas, Maye began singing in Kansas City clubs in the 1940s. Her career includes several hit records, television...

6. About Town: Club within K. C. Club Is Celebrating Its 50th Year About Town: Club within K. C. Club Is Celebrating Its 50th Year December/8/1984 Full name of club actually the "Saturday Afternoon Sewing, Literary & Moral Uplift Society," with an unknown origin but designed "for a little relaxation at the end of a grueling workweek."

7. About Town: DAR Chapter Marks 90th Year About Town: DAR Chapter Marks 90th Year December/8/1984

8. About Town: Singles! New Paths for You About Town: Singles! New Paths for You January/20/1988 Article about a new singles' club called New Avenues for Singles, not a dating service or religious service but a group for "entertainment and friendship."

9. Air Show Air Show June/29/1940 Article about the air show at the American Legion Convention in 1940.

10. Air Show Air Show June/29/1940 Article about the air show at the American Legion Convention in 1940.

11. Allen Poteet Allen Poteet February/2/1972 Obituary for Allen Poteet, one of the founders in 1916 of the Rockhill Tennis Club, dying at the age of 87 in 1972.

12. Barstow School Started Cum Laude Society Here Barstow School Started Cum Laude Society Here May 23, 1959 The first chapter of the Cum Laude Society in Kansas City was inaugurated last night at the Barstow school, 4950 Cherry Street.

13. Blue Hills--Scene of This Week's Kansas City Open Blue Hills--Scene of This Week's Kansas City Open September/2/1959 Illustration of the golf course at Blue Hills Country Club, the host of an important local golf tournament.

14. Blue Hills Club Opened Blue Hills Club Opened June/12/1913

15. Blue Hills Club to Move South Blue Hills Club to Move South January/23/1962

16. Blue Room Honored Blue Room Honored January 11, 2007 Short notice of the fact that "Kansas City's Blue Room soon will be named one of the top 100 jazz clubs in the world by Down Beat, a jazz magazine." The Blue Room is operated by the American Jazz Museum...

17. Boy Scouts Boy Scouts December 5, 1954 William M. Rhodes founded Kansas City's first Boy Scout troop more than forty years ago at the First Congregational Church.

18. Bully Clubs Bully Clubs September/13 - 19/2001 Article discusses problem of black teenagers who congregate outside Westport bars on weekend evenings.

19. Capstone Awards Capstone Awards April 29, 2011 The sixth-annual Capstone Awards is a supplement to the Kansas City Business Journal, which "honors outstanding real estate development projects and transactions throughout the community." Some of the...

20. Celebrating the History of 18th and Vine Celebrating the History of 18th and Vine September 7-13, 2007 Series of three articles about the historic 18th and Vine Jazz District: 1) "Nightlife in District Meant a Good Time at Region's Best Clubs;" 2) "Mutual Musicians Still Making Noise;" and 3) "Charlie Parker's...