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141. Priests of Pallas, Oxen Team Priests of Pallas, Oxen Team October 5, 1910 Postcard of Oxen Team in Motion at the 1910 Priests of Pallas Parade

142. Priests of Pallas, Pallas arrives in Kansas City Priests of Pallas, Pallas arrives in Kansas City Postcard of a float in Kansas City's Priests of Pallas Parade

143. Priests of Pallas: Kansas City's Forgotten Fall Festival Priests of Pallas: Kansas City's Forgotten Fall Festival Autumn 2003 Article about the Priests of Pallas event held in Kansas City starting in 1887 and finally ending for good in 1924. It was designed to draw people to the city and was held in the Fall. Gives the history...

144. Ready Now for Athene Ready Now for Athene September/26/1924 Description of preparations for the parade at the "den," with an illustration of the "Sunlight Float."

145. Return of the Priests of Pallas--The Most Spectacular Party in KC History Return of the Priests of Pallas--The Most Spectacular Party in KC History October 1, 2005 History of the Priests of Pallas celebration and information about the 2005 Priests of Pallas Ball to be held at Union Station co-sponsored by the Jackson County Historical Society and the Westport Historical...

146. Reverend Robert R. Lakas, S. J., Scrapbook Finding Aid Reverend Robert R. Lakas, S. J., Scrapbook Finding Aid circa 1965-1974 The Rev. Robert R. Lakas was born in 1917. He entered the Society of Jesus in 1935 and taught at Rockhurst College from 1955 until his death in 1974. This collection consists mainly of photocopies of newspaper...

147. Romances of the Ages Romances of the Ages September/30/1891 Description of floats and artistic "programme" for the parade, with the usual Priests of Pallas theme of Greek mythology.

148. SC133 William Weber Collection Finding Aid SC133 William Weber Collection Finding Aid 1890, n.d. This collection contains sketches by William Weber. Weber was a German-born artist who lived in Kansas City, taught drawing at Central High School, and designed floats for local parades.

149. SC44 Priests of Pallas Collection SC44 Priests of Pallas Collection 1887-2007 This collection contains items relating to the annual Priests of Pallas festival held in Kansas City during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The events were comparable to Mardi Gras in New Orleans...

150. Seventh and Lydia Avenues Seventh and Lydia Avenues April 7, 1905 Mention of the site of the "Sam Jones meeting," a revival at the "Priests of Pallas Den" at 7th and Lydia Avenues.

151. Some of Our Friends Some of Our Friends October/15/1897 Photo and biographical sketch of Charles Bush, a leader of marches in the Priests of Pallas parades for consecutive years in Kansas City.

152. South Central Business Association Luncheon South Central Business Association Luncheon n.d. Unidentified priest and other attendees at South Central Business Association luncheon.

153. St. Paul's Announces New Church Rector St. Paul's Announces New Church Rector March 1, 2006 The Rev. R. Stan Runnels has been called as the new rector of St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Fr. Runnels is a graduate of Harvard University, Harvard Divinity School and the University of the South. Article...

154. Swanson Remembered as Episcopal Pioneer Swanson Remembered as Episcopal Pioneer September 24, 2005 Katrina Swanson, daughter of the late Bishop Edward R. Welles II who was at one time bishop of the Diocese of West Missouri, died recently in Maine at the age of 70. She was one of 11 Episcopal women deacons...

155. The Best-Kept Secret of the Westside - Part 2: The Shrine and Father Munoz The Best-Kept Secret of the Westside - Part 2: The Shrine and Father Munoz April 19-25, 2007 Article tells the story of The Reverend Jose Munoz, first pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church. Father Munoz and another priest fled the persecution of the Mexican revolution and arrived in Kansas City...

156. The Coming of Pallas Athene: How Kansas City Secured Its Tutelary Diety [sic] The Coming of Pallas Athene: How Kansas City Secured Its Tutelary Diety [sic] October/1/1904 Partial history of the parade and festival organization, from 1882 to 1904, including the present year's festivities.

157. The Priests of Pallas - Kansas City's Grand Fall Festival and Promotional Wonder The Priests of Pallas - Kansas City's Grand Fall Festival and Promotional Wonder September 2005 Article describes the origins and significance of the Priests of Pallas parade and ball. Kansas City leaders initiated the festival to "broadcast the expansion and culture of their rapidly growing urban...

158. The Priests of Pallas Parade and Ball: Kansas City, Missouri, 1887-1924 The Priests of Pallas Parade and Ball: Kansas City, Missouri, 1887-1924 1995 A 52 page paper with Priests of Pallas information arranged chronologically by date and includes a list of the event's collectibles and yearly themes.

159. The Rev. Robert Lakas, 57, Dies The Rev. Robert Lakas, 57, Dies August 19, 1974 Photo and obituary for Reverend Robert Lakas, "a Catholic priest who also was English professor at Rockhurst College." Description of his life and career, born in Denver about 1917 and coming to Kansas...

160. Visitation Pastor Sees Vitality Along and South of Brush Creek Visitation Pastor Sees Vitality Along and South of Brush Creek July/August/September 2007 Father Patrick Rush, pastor of Visitation Church at 51st and Main Streets, serves also on the Brush Creek Community Partners board. Article has some biographical information about Father Rush and includes...