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1. Inaction Hero Inaction Hero November 17-23, 2005 Article describing an unusual promotional version of a comic book that appeared as a 20 page insert in the Kansas City Star in 1982. The comic book, which was intended to advertise the downtown Jones Store,...

2. Kansas City Council Picks Jones Store Demolisher Kansas City Council Picks Jones Store Demolisher April 15-21, 2005 B&T Insulation, Inc. was chosen by the Kansas City Council to demolish the former Jones Store building between 12th and 13th Streets and Main to Walnut. Demolition should start mid-June 2005. The current...

3. Keeping up with the Macy's Keeping up with the Macy's July 29, 2005 Cincinnati-based Federated Department Stores will takover the St. Louis-based May Department Stores Co., current owners of the Jones Store, and rename all the Jones stores to Macy's. Currently the Jones...

4. New Catholic Library, New Routine New Catholic Library, New Routine August/27/1967 Photos, captions, and article about the demolition in 1967 of the building "originally known as 'Thorny-Croft' and later the location for the Catholic Community Free library" at 301 East Armour Boulevard,...

5. New Owner Takes Over Downtown Properties New Owner Takes Over Downtown Properties December 16, 2003 Article tells of purchase of City Center Square and the old Jones Store downtown by a New York developer, Time Equities, Inc., and possible plans for the buildings. Time Equities also recently purchased...

6. Obituary for Homer Anderson Obituary for Homer Anderson March 31, 1963 Obituary for Homer Anderson, former Jones Store Company executive and retired general manager of the Kansas City Merchandise Mart, dying on March 30, 1963.

7. Sure Sign of Change Sure Sign of Change April 22, 2005 The Jones Store at 12th and Main is being torn down. This article tells about the mold problem in the building due to neglect, flooding, and a leaky roof. Before the building comes down, the city will...

8. This Train Is Almost Ready to Roll This Train Is Almost Ready to Roll October 24, 2005 Article describes the 2005 restoration of the miniature train that once entertained children at the Downtown location of the Jones Store. The train, a Jones Store Christmas tradition, was recently discovered...

9. Who's Who in Kansas City Who's Who in Kansas City December/10/1922 Portraits and biographical sketch of Lawrence Jones, "chairman of the board, Jones Store Company," born in Illinois in 1856 and coming to Kansas City in 1895 with his brother J. Logan Jones. Description...

10. Who's Who in Kansas City Who's Who in Kansas City July/15/1923 Photos and biographical article about Chester Jones, "president and general manager, Jones Store Company," born in Stafford, Kansas, in 1887 as the son of the company's founder and coming to Kansas City...