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81. Family Ties Family Ties February/March 2008 A look at Straub Construction and Ernest J. Straub III (Ernie). In 1920 Ernest J. Straub Sr. began "developing homes, churches and schools in the Mission Hills and Greater Kansas City areas." The company...

82. Farms Owned by Isaac McCoy Farms Owned by Isaac McCoy October 3, 1921 On the hill side just west of Mill Creek boulevard, near Forty-third street was a fine spring, the water supply of the [McCoy] family. The branch from it furnished water for the stock. This brook followed...

83. Fighting the Technology-Skilled Workforce Shortage Fighting the Technology-Skilled Workforce Shortage March 2000 Article about the "serious shortage of skilled workers in technology fields" in Kansas City, referring to information technology, describing programs to battle this deficiency through integration of education...

84. First Catholic School in Westport First Catholic School in Westport February//1966 Story of the first Catholic school in Westport, on Washington Street between 39th and 40th Streets.

85. First School in Kansas City First School in Kansas City December 1922 Brief description of Colesville school, the "first school established within the present limits of Kansas City" and "founded by the Mormon Prophet, Joseph Smith, in 1832, in what is now Troost Park."

86. Focus on. ..Loretto Academy Focus on. ..Loretto Academy September-October//1984 Article arguing for the preservation of the former girls' school at 1111 West 39th Street.

87. Focus on Phlanthropy: Cristo Rey Kansas City Focus on Phlanthropy: Cristo Rey Kansas City April 12, 2008 Description of the Cristo Rey Kansas City High School program which is modeled after the Chicago, Illinois, program started by Father John P. Foley in 1996. This unique high school, sponsored by the Sisters...

88. Getting Them Smart Getting Them Smart January//1987 [A]nnual review of Greater Kansas City schools and colleges, both public and private.

89. Getting Them Smart Getting Them Smart January//1987 [A]nnual review of Greater Kansas City schools and colleges, both public and private.

90. Glory Lost: Southwest High Glory Lost: Southwest High September//1982 Article about reasons for the decline of the "once-prized" Southwest High School at 65th and Wornall Roads, with photos.

91. Gone but Not Forgotten: William Weston, Builder of Kansas City's First Schools Gone but Not Forgotten: William Weston, Builder of Kansas City's First Schools Fall//1994 Illustration and biographical article about William Weston (1832-1906), "one of the earliest of Kansas City's pioneer residents, the man who built the Washington School building at the corner of Independence...

92. Good-By, Mr. Cannon Good-By, Mr. Cannon July//1971 Article about the career of the principal of Southwest High School, Lawrence Cannon, with reminiscences about the school and past students such as Calvin "Buddy" Trillin. Biographical information also...

93. Government Costs Increase: Decade Brings Changes in Burden of Local Taxation Government Costs Increase: Decade Brings Changes in Burden of Local Taxation February/16/1932 Article about the increases in spending for the city, county, and schools.

94. Health Program in the Kansas City Schools, 1919-21 Health Program in the Kansas City Schools, 1919-21 October 1921 Article describing the new health program for Kansas City public schools devised and carried out from 1919 to 1921, including new methods of organization among children, teachers, nurses, etc.

95. Heroes in Healthcare Heroes in Healthcare February 1, 2004 Section of the magazine which gives brief professional information on various persons involved in different aspects of the health care field including administration, professional services, registered...

96. High-School Industrial-Arts Program High-School Industrial-Arts Program March//1939 Photos, drawings, and article about the industrial arts program and facilities at Wyandotte High School in Kansas City, Kansas, including a shops and labs for metal, wood, electrical machines, and automobiles....

97. Historic Westport: Westport's First High School Historic Westport: Westport's First High School September//1978 History of the first public high school in Westport, founded in 1852 and later with a large school built in 1908, with photo.

98. Historic Westport: Westport's First Negro School Historic Westport: Westport's First Negro School August 1979 Description of the Penn School for black children in Westport, at 42nd and Pennsylvania Avenues, built after the Civil War.

99. Historical Notes and Comments Historical Notes and Comments January//1944 Explanation of Writers' Day in Missouri.

100. Historical Overview of the Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools Historical Overview of the Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools 2005 Article describes the history of the Kansas City, Kansas School District from its inception. Author notes that the first school opened in Wyandotte County was built in July, 1844, provided and maintained...