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1. Editor's Tryout Lasts 45 Years Editor's Tryout Lasts 45 Years August/31/1974 Biographical article about John Chandley, a retiring journalist and editor for the Kansas City Star for 45 years, starting after his graduation in 1929 from Kansas State University. Photo and description...

2. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Frederick Griffith, a lawyer and former journalist who was born in West Virginia in 1877 and came to Kansas City in 1887 as "a newsboy, hustling papers on the streets." He worked...

3. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Ralph Stout, "managing editor of the Kansas City Star." Native of Michigan coming to Kansas City in 1886 as a newspaper reporter and then city editor of the Star in 1892 at 11th...

4. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Jules Rosenberger, a lawyer and former reporter for the Kansas City Star born in Iowa in 1873 and coming to Kansas City in 1880 with his parents.

5. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Philip Sheridan Creager, or Philip Creager (1868-1906), "well known in newspaper circles as the telegraph editor of the Journal in Kansas City from 1894 until his death," a native...

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 Homer Mann, a Missouri state representative with residence at 2542 Olive Street. Born in Illinois in 1869 and coming to Kansas City in 1891 as cashier of "of the Holland Shoe Company"...

7. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of Judge John Wofford (1836-1907), a lawyer and judge of Kansas City. Native of Georgia coming to Kansas City as a lawyer and Confederate veteran "contribut[ing] special articles to the Kansas...

8. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Charles McGervey, "at the head of the McGervey Real-Estate Company, with offices in the Dwight building." Born in Ohio in 1878 and coming to Kansas City in 1898 "as a reporter on...

9. Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical 1908 Photo and bio of Robert Van Horn, "journalist, soldier and statesman" of Kansas City since 1855, born in Pennsylvania in 1824.

10. KC Woman Was One of First Female State Legislators KC Woman Was One of First Female State Legislators February 4, 1987 Biographical article about Sarah Lucille Turner, or Sarah Turner (1898-1972) of Kansas City, the "first female legislator" in the Missouri state legislature along with Melcene Smith (of Saint Louis) in...

11. Missouri: Special Limited Supplement Missouri: Special Limited Supplement 1930 Portrait and biographical sketch of Walter Williams, "founder and dean of the School of Journalism of the Universtiy of Missouri." Born in Boonville, Missouri in 1864 and becoming a newspaper editor there...

12. Nelson, William Rockhill Nelson, William Rockhill 1908 Biographical sketch of William Rockhill Nelson, "founder, owner and editor of The Kansas City Star," born in Indiana in 1841 as a son of Isaac DeGroff Nelson and grandson of William Rockhill. Description...

13. Roy Allison Roberts Roy Allison Roberts Photos and newspaper clippings on Roy Allison Roberts, or Roy Roberts (1887-1967), longtime editor of the Kansas City Star newspaper. Native of Atchison County, Kansas coming to Kansas City in 1908 as...

14. The Work of John Speer The Work of John Speer 1908 Photo (of an 1855 copy of one of Speer's anti-slavery newspapers) and obituary article about John Speer (1817-1908), a pioneer free-state journalist of Kansas Territory. Native of Pennsylvania moving to...