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41. Best of the West Best of the West October, 2004 Annual "best of" survey of people, places and things in the western United States, including the best saloons, historic sites, clothing manufacturers, etc.

42. Larwin the Horse Larwin the Horse May 8, 1938 Article about a 3-year-old horse named Larwin, ridden by Eddie Arcaro, winning the Kentucky Derby horse race. The horse was owned by Herbert Woolf of Kansas City, co-owner of the Woolf Brothers clothing...

43. Adler's, Incorporated Adler's, Incorporated November/28/1984 Article about Adler's, Incorporated, a millinery or garment business.

44. Business: New KC Apparel Mart Opens in Executive Park Business: New KC Apparel Mart Opens in Executive Park February 1979 Article about the opening of a clothing store complex to complement Downtown at Executive Park in northeast Kansas City.

45. Kansas City's Retailing Revived (After a Fashion) Kansas City's Retailing Revived (After a Fashion) June 1979 Article about the renewed interest involving executive realignments in Kansas City's "retail environment," including clothing store Harzfeld's.

46. Kansas City's Retailing Revived (After a Fashion) Kansas City's Retailing Revived (After a Fashion) June 1979 Article about the vigorous competition among retail clothing store chains and their executives, including Swanson's on the Plaza and Jack Kaiser.

47. Harzfeld's New Store is Second Largest on the Plaza Harzfeld's New Store is Second Largest on the Plaza May 4, 1954 Article describes new Harzfeld's store, "the largest operation on the Plaza with the exception of Sears, Roebuck and Co." Designed by Edward W. Tanner and Associates and Neville, Sharp and Simon, the building...

48. A Sartorial Century A Sartorial Century March 12, 2005 Article describes the 100-year history of Michael's Fine Clothes for Men, 1830 Main St. The store was founded by a Russian immigrant named Michael Novorr in 1905, and in 2005 was co-owned by Novorr's son...

49. 'Treasure Hunt' Coming to End 'Treasure Hunt' Coming to End September 29, 2010 Article discusses the closing of the Junior League Resale Boutique. For more than 75 years the shop provided clothes for needy families. Article gives more information about other programs run by the Junior...

50. Jack Henry: 75 Years of Style Jack Henry: 75 Years of Style December 1, 2005 Article gives a history of the Jack Henry men's clothing store that opened its first store on the Country Club Plaza in 1931.

51. Of Thoroughbreds Of Thoroughbreds April//1938 Biographical article about J. C. Penney, a philanthropist and founder of the national clothing store chain by his name, born near Hamilton, Missouri, in 1905 and starting out as a livestock raiser. Description...

52. The United States Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery of Eminent and Self-Made Men The United States Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery of Eminent and Self-Made Men //1878 Biographical sketch of Louis Hammerslough, a German Jewish clothing merchant of Kansas City since 1858.

53. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Montgomery Dayton Stevenson, or Montgomery Stevenson, "outfitter to men" at "No. 1003 Walnut street and also at No. 105 East [10th Street]." Born in Saline County, Missouri in 1870...

54. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Mrs. Sarah O'Mara, "a native of Ohio" coming to Kansas City in 1898 "engaged in the conduct of an art and needle-work store and in the manufacture of fine embroidery." Also the wife...

55. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of William Walton (1823-1901), a cabinet-maker of Iowa leaving his widow (residing at 2632 East 29th Street) and grown children (including Billie Walton, proprietor of a clothing store...

56. Kansas City People: Helen of Joy Kansas City People: Helen of Joy October/20/1999 Biography of Helen Schaefer and her clothing store, Swansons, on the Plaza, starting in 1917 and sold in 1966, with photos.

57. Pixley and Company Pixley and Company May 1886 Clothing and gents' furnishing goods, 932 and 932[.5] Main Street.

58. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Clothing company at 6th and Main Streets.

59. G. A. Houghton & Co. G. A. Houghton & Co. 1879 Description of business at the corner of 4th and Main streets carrying American clothing. His business "should be understood that this is the only American CLothing House in the city."

60. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Description of the business dealing in "hats, caps, gloves, canes, and umbrellas, 608 Main Street."