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1. . ..Presenting Clarence R. Decker: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Clarence R. Decker: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month May (actually June)1947 Biographical article about Clarence Decker, 42-year-old president of the University of Kansas City, starting there at the age of 33 as "the youngest university president in the United States."

2. A Professional Program for Teachers A Professional Program for Teachers July/27/1929 Article about a professional teaching program for the high school and junior college teachers of Kansas City to improve their job security and performance.

3. A Proposed Survey of Entry Jobs for the Greater Kansas City Area A Proposed Survey of Entry Jobs for the Greater Kansas City Area February//1949 Survey questionnaire designed by school teachers to better prepare learning for students entering the job market.

4. A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission October 1924 Article about experiences at Methodist Shawnee Indian missions (written by Reverend Joab Spencer, one of its missionaries) of preachers and teachers such as Reverend Thomas Johnson (1802-1865), Reverend...

5. Adult Education--A Fine Work Adult Education--A Fine Work January/11/1935 Article about "the program of adult education going forward under the FERA, with the hearty co-operation of the city's Board of Education" and supervised by Roy Gallemore. Description especially about...

6. Among Kansas City's Artists Among Kansas City's Artists May/15/1915 Photo and description of Jennie Schultz, an "expert at developing and training women's voices" coming to Kansas City about 1895 and "first advis[ing] Felice Lyne to assail the citadel of opera."

7. Among Kansas City's Artists [and] Where All the World's a Stage Among Kansas City's Artists [and] Where All the World's a Stage May/15/1915 Photos and biographical sketches of several Kansas City musicians, singers and music teachers, including Jennie Schultz, Charles Cease, E. Geneve Lichtenwalter (in the Studio building), Nelle Troutman...

8. An Experience in Helping Teachers Professionally An Experience in Helping Teachers Professionally December//1905 Article about the teachers and schools in Kansas City, Saint Louis, and Saint Joseph, including issues of finance through tax levies.

9. An Experience in Helping Teachers Professionally An Experience in Helping Teachers Professionally December//1905 Proposals and suggestions for raising public teachers' pay.

10. Artists and Their Space Artists and Their Space July//1983 Photos and description of the interior decoration of the home of Warren Rosser ("professor of painting at the Kansas City Art Institute") and his wife Yvonne Rosser ("also an artist and teacher at Barstow...

11. As Mrs. E. S. Yeomans Recalls Border Star School As Mrs. E. S. Yeomans Recalls Border Star School October/15/1921 Reminiscences by Mrs. E. S. Yeomans about the Border Star School close to Wornall Road, and its teachers and students who went on to Barstow and Harvard.

12. Association News Association News December//1946 Announcement and description of the organization of the Missouri Industrial Education Association, a "state-wide professional association of vocational and technical education teachers.

13. Books That Have Helped Me Books That Have Helped Me April 1887 Autobiographical article by William Torrey Harris, a prominent American philosopher and educator from Missouri, describing the books helping him most in his life and career (before and after moving to...

14. Boys' Hotel Camp School Boys' Hotel Camp School March 1, 1930 Short article about Camp Bo-Ho-Ca and the Boys' Hotel Camp School held there. The Kansas City School District provides teachers and takes care of instruction. The camp was designed for young boys associated...

15. Bullet Hole Ellis Bullet Hole Ellis June//1968 Photo and biographical article about Bullet Hole Ellis, or Abraham Ellis (1815-1885), a native of Ohio moving to Kansas in 1857 as a teacher and abolitionist. Description of his life and career, becoming...

16. By the Light of the Moon By the Light of the Moon November 1991 Photo and description of Nita Geilker, an "adjunct instructor at William Jewell College" and at the corporate classroom, starting as an English teacher in the early 1970s and becoming known as the "grammar...

17. Carl Betz--Pioneer in Physical Education Carl Betz--Pioneer in Physical Education October//1984 Portrait and biographical article about Professor Carl Betz (1854-1898), a physical education teacher from Milwaukee, in 1885 making Kansas City "the first city in the country to have a permanent physical...

18. Charles Williams Charles Williams April/May 2009 Article spotlights the career of pianist Charles Williams. A native of Kansas City, Kansas, Williams grew up in a musical family and learned to play several instruments at a young age. He identifies his...

19. Chemist from a Convent Chemist from a Convent Summer//1976 Photo and biographical article about Evelyn Murrill, "a principal chemist at M. R. I." (Midwest Research Institute) and a nun with "the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet." Description of her life and...

20. Clarence Smith Clarence Smith December 2011/January 2012 Article profiles Clarence Smith, musical director of the Kansas City Youth Jazz (KCYJ) program. Smith continues the work of Leon and Linda Brady, who started KCYJ in 2001. Smith previously served as director...