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1. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 26 with Athletes Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 26 with Athletes ca. 1887 Scrapbook page containing 19 advertising cards arranged in four rows of five (card in upper right corner is missing). Each card is 4 x 7 cm. and shows a portrait of and identifies an athlete and, usually,...

2. Another World Title... Another World Title... June 22-28, 2007 Article spotlighting Kansas City boxer and title holder Isaiah "The Prophet" Henderson. Henderson discusses the Kansas City boxing scene, as well as the lack of attention and respect that Midwest boxers...

3. Boxer Jack Dempsey and Jerry Luvadis Boxer Jack Dempsey and Jerry Luvadis November 1931 Heavyweight boxer Jack Dempsey (right) and his trainer Jerry "The Greek" Luvadis standing next to an automobile waving their hats in the air. The stone building in the background is likely the Elms Hotel...

4. Bubble Klice Still Perking after 50 Years of Sportin' Life Bubble Klice Still Perking after 50 Years of Sportin' Life January 20, 1985 Biographical article about Arrington "Bubbles" Klice, a longtime boxing coach with the Golden Gloves Association of America in Kansas City, also a member of that organization's Hall of Fame. Klice was...

5. Gateway Boxing Legend Remains a 'Knock-Out' Gateway Boxing Legend Remains a 'Knock-Out' May 16-22, 2008 Article highlights the life and legacy of Arrington "Bubble" Klice, former owner and coach of the Gateway Boxing Club. Klice trained amateur boxers from 1936 to 1978 and was involved with the Golden Gloves...

6. Group Portrait with Jack Dempsey Group Portrait with Jack Dempsey November 1931 Four men posing for a group portrait. The man second from the left, holding a hat is heavyweight boxer Jack Dempsey. Another man is standing in the background. The photograph was likely taken at the Elms...

7. Group Portrait with Jack Dempsey Group Portrait with Jack Dempsey November 1931 Four men posing for a group portrait. Second from the left with his hands behind his back is heavyweight boxer Jack Dempsey. The photograph was likely taken outside the Elms Hotel in Excelsior Springs,...

8. Jack Dempsey and Fred Hagel Jack Dempsey and Fred Hagel November 17, 1931 Professional boxer Jack Dempsey (right) in a mock boxing stance next to Fred Hagel, mayor of Excelsior Springs, Mo., and president of the Elms Hotel.

9. Jack Dempsey and Fred Hagel Jack Dempsey and Fred Hagel November 17, 1931 Heavyweight boxer Jack Dempsey (right) shaking hands with a Fred Hagel, mayor of Excelsior Springs, Mo. and president of the Elms Resort Hotel.

10. Jack Dempsey and Hal Sherman Jack Dempsey and Hal Sherman November 18, 1931 Heavyweight boxer Jack Dempsey spanking comic actor Hal Sherman over his knee at the Hotel President. Sherman's wife is standing next to them holding an oversize boxing glove.

11. Jack Dempsey at Union Station Jack Dempsey at Union Station November 14/15 1931 Professional boxer Jack Dempsey standing against an outside wall at Union Station. He is wearing a hat and overcoat. Dempsey was in Kansas City for a November 18, 1931 exhibition fight at the Convention...

12. Jack Dempsey Posing with a Boy Jack Dempsey Posing with a Boy November 15, 1931 Heavyweight boxer Jack Dempsey shaking hands with eight year old William Dempsey Meyers, who was named after the former champion. They appear to be standing outside Union Station. The boy was the nephew...

13. Men Seated at a Table with Boxer Jack Dempsey Men Seated at a Table with Boxer Jack Dempsey November 14, 1931 Group of four men seated at a table eating. From left, Jerry "The Greek" Luvadis, boxing trainer; Capt. William H. Meyers of the Westport police station; Jack Dempsey, heavyweight boxer; and Solly Katz,...

14. Whatsoever Commmunity Center Breeds Boxers and Champions Whatsoever Commmunity Center Breeds Boxers and Champions December 14, 2011 Article describes the youth boxing program of the Whatsoever Community Center (1201 Ewing). During the program's history, several boxers have gone on to compete in the U.S. Nationals, Junior Olympics,...