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1. A Browser's Guide to Unique Bookstores A Browser's Guide to Unique Bookstores February//1983 Review of locally-owned (non-chain) bookstores with photos and descriptions of the following: (1) Bookenders in Platte City, (2) Glenn Books at 1227 Baltimore Avenue, (3) Bennett Schneider at 300 Ward...

2. A Cut Above A Cut Above November/9/2001 File containing photos and a biographical article about James Anderson, 38-year-old winner of a Black Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City award as owner of his own James Place restaurant and adjacent...

3. Aria Neaves Named Assistant to Downtown Gift Shop Owner Aria Neaves Named Assistant to Downtown Gift Shop Owner February 7-13, 1975 File containing a photo and biographical article about Mrs. Aria Neaves, "appointed recently as assistant to the owner of Anna's Gifts at 1221 Main street."

4. Black 'Brothers' Share Dream Black 'Brothers' Share Dream July 19, 1968 Photo and article about the African American-owned business enterprise "Brothers International, a hamburger, black art, protest-poster, and occasional clothing shop at 1701 North Seventh Street, Kansas...

5. Blacks in Kansas City, Part III--Business and Industry Blacks in Kansas City, Part III--Business and Industry February 21-February 28, 1986 Third in a series of four articles about the history of African Americans in Kansas City. It provides an overview of black business and industry, from the period before emancipation in 1865 to the present...

6. Bro-An Card and Gift Shop to Hold Open House Sunday Bro-An Card and Gift Shop to Hold Open House Sunday April 12, 1952 News article about an event held at the "Bro-An Card and Gift Shop" at 1613 East 18th Street, owned by Mrs. Geneva Brown and Mrs. Helen Anderson.

7. Brookside's Future in Question Brookside's Future in Question November/10/1999 Article about the disappearance of small businesses in the Brookside shopping community, damaging the economy of the business and residential district.

8. Brookside: Use It or Lose It Brookside: Use It or Lose It September 2000 Photos and article about the increasing difficulty of competing in the modern market for the Brookside business district, built in the 1920s and 1930s around 63rd and Wornall Roads and threatened in 2000...

9. Buck Buchanan Buck Buchanan Photos, illustrations, and information on Junious Buchanan, or Buck Buchanan, a member of the Football Hall of Fame as a former defensive tackle for the Kansas City Chiefs from 1963 to 1976 and proprietor...

10. Business Training Offered in Northeast Gives Advantage Business Training Offered in Northeast Gives Advantage January/4/2001 Photos and article about small business education offered to residents of the Northeast residential area by "the Kauffman Foundation's First Step Fund FastTrac business class" and "sponsored by the Historic...

11. Candy Man Endures with Old-Fashioned Approach Candy Man Endures with Old-Fashioned Approach March/4-10/1999 Describes the history of the candy Valomilk and the local company that manufactures it.

12. Changemaker Changemaker October//1992 Photos and biographical article about Jerome Toson, black leader of the "Entrepreneur Training Program" through Donnelly College and "a former janitor and Frito-Lay machine operator."

13. Charles Marshall Charles Marshall January 20, 1956 File containing a photo and biographical article about Charles Marshall, 1926 E. 24th Street Terrace," "one of 12 men awarded" the Boy Scouts' Silver Beaver medal. Native of Texas coming to Kansas City...

14. City Window: Small Business Hotline City Window: Small Business Hotline April 1979 Brief article about the "Small Business Hotline" set up by radio station KMBZ, the Chamber of Commerce, and the Small Business Administration "to help answer the questions of small businessmen."

15. Cityscape: Corner Hardware Falls on Hard Times, Will Close--39th Street Store Feels Competition from Cityscape: Corner Hardware Falls on Hard Times, Will Close--39th Street Store Feels Competition from Home Depot June/5/2001 Photo and article about the going-out-of-business of Johnson Sentry Hardware at 1800 West 39th Street in 2001 due to intense competition from a new nearby Home Depot discount hardware store offering lower...

16. Clinic for Small Business Clinic for Small Business April 17, 1946 Photocopy of the cover of a program or pamphlet for small businesses at the St. Stephen Baptist Church at 5th and Paseo Boulevard. The small business clinic took place on April 17-18, 1946.

17. Committing to Excellence Committing to Excellence May 9, 2006 Review of the 10 contenders for the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce's 2006 Small Business of the Year award. Notes about the trophy and companion article ''Winners--and Their Business Results--Varied...

18. Cy Moyer Cy Moyer January/28/1974 Obituary for Cy Moyer, regional director of the Small Business Administration, dying in 1974.

19. Economic Development: Taking Care of Local Business Economic Development: Taking Care of Local Business July//1997 Photo and description of organizations supporting and promoting local businesses in the Kansas City metropolitan area, including both various small businesses and larger companies headed by Barnett Helzberg,...

20. Ex-Chiefs' Star Buchanan Runs Blitz on Sales Ex-Chiefs' Star Buchanan Runs Blitz on Sales December 15, 1987 Article with photo about Buck Buchanan, former All-Pro player with the Kansas City Chiefs and later a businessman as operator of All-Pro Advertising, Specialties and Premiums out of an office in Overland...