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1. A Fleet for Sydney Smith: Former Kansas Citian into the Halibut Fishing Industry A Fleet for Sydney Smith: Former Kansas Citian into the Halibut Fishing Industry September/12/1912 File containing a biographical article about J. Sydney Smith, "formerly of Kansas City [member of the Board of Trade], but now of Vancouver, British Columbia" as owner of "the schooner Casca, which was...

2. A. Judah as a Sportsman: The Theatrical Manager Had Fished around the World A. Judah as a Sportsman: The Theatrical Manager Had Fished around the World October/28/1915 Obituary article about Abraham Judah, a prominent theater manager coming to Kansas City in 1883 and fishing during his final 15 summers in Maine.

3. A New Sportsman's Friend A New Sportsman's Friend June 14, 2007 In Steve Penn's "Commentary" column he features Wayne Hubbard of Kansas City, Kansas. Hubbard is host to a TV show called "Urban American Outdoors" shown in this area on the Metro Sports Channel. It has...

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. Agency Nominee Backs Kansas Outdoors Tourism Agency Nominee Backs Kansas Outdoors Tourism January 14, 2011 Nominated by Gov. Sam Brownback as secretary of the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks, Robin Jennison talks about his vision for promoting the "outdoors experience" in Kansas.

6. Catch Big Fish in Shadow of Kansas City Skyscraper Catch Big Fish in Shadow of Kansas City Skyscraper March/10/1946 Article about the "Harlem community, on the north bank of the Missouri river between the A.-S.-B. bridge and the [Municipal] airport," mostly describing the community's fishing economy, with illustrations....

7. Chuck Davis Chuck Davis February 15, 2006 Obituary for Chuck Davis, longtime local radio and television broadcaster, who died on February 11, 2006. He was born August 8, 1921, grew up in Kansas City graduating from Central High School. He joined...

8. City Fishing for a Half-Century City Fishing for a Half-Century July 18, 2007 Article profiling Inter-City Bait & Tackle, located one-half mile east of I-435 on 24 Hwy. The shop has been serving area fisherman from the Northeast community and eastern Jackson County for over 50 years....

9. Ensley Lived Up To His Title Ensley Lived Up To His Title August 28, 2005 Brent Frazee in his column "The outdoors" reminiscences about local sportsman Harold Ensley. He shares his own stories as well as those given to him by others. Ensley, known as "The Sportsman's Friend",...

10. Fabled Guide Fletcher Dies Fabled Guide Fletcher Dies January 24, 2014 Obituary for J. D. Fletcher, a longtime fishing guide and resort owner at Table Rock Lake, described as a "genuine Ozark hillbilly." It is stated that Fletcher served as a guide from 1958 to 2009, when...

11. Ferryboats, Fishing: Old Times Echo Softly in Harlem Ferryboats, Fishing: Old Times Echo Softly in Harlem July/8/1973 Photos, map, and article about the town or community of Harlem, Missouri, on the north bank of the Missouri River (Clay County) across from Downtown Kansas City (Jackson County), "bounded by the A.-S.-B....

12. Golden Moment: Kansas City Sportshow Celebrates 50th Anniversary as an Area Institution Golden Moment: Kansas City Sportshow Celebrates 50th Anniversary as an Area Institution January 4, 2003 The Kansas City Sports, Boat and Travel Show opened in 1954. According to the article, the show now attracts 135,000 people during its six day run and has more than 400 exhibitors. Illustrations include...

13. Jim Owen Jim Owen January/30/1955 Biographical article about Jim Owen, promoter of "Ozark Float Fishing."

14. Jim Owen Obituary Jim Owen Obituary July/13/1972 Obituary for Jim Owen, promoter of "Ozark Float Fishing."

15. Losing a Friend: He Fished in Front of the Cameras for 48 Years Losing a Friend: He Fished in Front of the Cameras for 48 Years August 25, 2005 Review of the life of Harold Ensley whose popular TV show, ''The Sportsman's Friend,'' lasted 48 years. Ensley began his career doing a fishing report for WMBH radio in Joplin, Missouri, in the late 1940s....

16. Man of God, History and Fishing Man of God, History and Fishing June 30, 2010 Obituary for Reverend Bruce Rahtjen, 77, a longtime Northeast community resident and priest of 56 years. Rahtjen served at Melrose Methodist Church for six years and St. Mary's Episcopal Church for eight...

17. Postcards of Northeast Life Postcards of Northeast Life April 14, 2004 Short article and images of Harold Ensley, local sportsman and broadcaster. At the time of this feature he was still active in broadcasting.

18. Virgil Ward Obituary Virgil Ward Obituary June/23/1974 Biographical article about Virgil Ward, a local fishing expert.