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121. Crime's Grip on Politics: Reported from Kansas City Crime's Grip on Politics: Reported from Kansas City 16-17//1950 Crime and gambling--and their ties with politics in President Truman's home county--are starting to come into the open. [G]ambling a 34.5-million-dollar deal in Kansas City.

122. Crime: Fatal Bondage Crime: Fatal Bondage June 2001 Photos and biographical article about John Robinson, a serial murderer and "convicted con artist" in and around the Kansas City area until imprisoned in 2000. Born in Illinois in 1943 and coming to Kansas...

123. Crime: In Truman's Back Yard Crime: In Truman's Back Yard April/17/1950 In-depth story of city politics between slain mob leader Binaggio and President Truman's supporter, Tom Pendergast.

124. Crime: True Confession Crime: True Confession December/21/1998 Photos and biographical article about Daniel Crocker, a 38-year-old former Kansas Citian returning in 1998 to confess his role in the murder and attempted rape (under the influence of illegal drugs) in...

125. Crimes and Criminals Statistics Crimes and Criminals Statistics 1968 Statistical information about all types of crimes, criminals, and geographical patrolled in Kansas City, Missouri.

126. Crimes Arouse Public Crimes Arouse Public September//1933 Short article about suspected official corruption in allowing gambling and other organized crime to go on in the city.

127. Criminal Aspects of the Pendergast Machine Criminal Aspects of the Pendergast Machine January 1997 Detailed examination of the Kansas City political machine of Tom Pendergast (starting with his older brother James Pendergast), "one of the most powerful city machines in United States history," from "the...

128. Crossroads of America: The Story of Kansas City Crossroads of America: The Story of Kansas City 1948 Chapter of the book about Tom Pendergast (1872-1945), prominent political boss of Kansas City, succeeding his older brother James's political organization. Born in Saint Joseph, Missouri, and coming to...

129. Cyber Killer: The Slavemaster Cyber Killer: The Slavemaster June 2001 Photos, map (showing sites of his murders from La Cygne, Kansas to the Western Missouri Correctional Facility) and biographical article about "John Edward Robinson, Sr. [or John Robinson], a 58-year-old...

130. Dalton Gang Dalton Gang

131. Daring Bandits: A Bank Robbed in Cool Style Daring Bandits: A Bank Robbed in Cool Style September/1/1891 Story of a bank holdup by "two masked men" and their capture by a "posse," resulting in the hanging of one of the robbers.

132. Deadline [and] Who Killed Larry Sarvey? Deadline [and] Who Killed Larry Sarvey? March/4-11/1990 File containing a two-part series of articles about the 1989 murder )and ensuing trial about) of Larry Sarvey, a 38-year-old publisher of Atchison Globe newspaper killed by an unknown shooter in his home...

133. Death Penalty Foes Expect Reversal Death Penalty Foes Expect Reversal February/1/1985 Article about executions carried out in the state of Missouri.

134. Defend Me from Mine Enemies Defend Me from Mine Enemies December//1980 Stories about lawyer Rogers's experiences in seeking justice in difficult cases, "one of about a dozeen attorneys in the local office of the Missouri Public Defender department" at 13th and Locust Streets....

135. Denise Clinton Murder Case Denise Clinton Murder Case 1965-1970 A collection of over 50 pages of photocopied newspaper clippings from the Kansas City Star and Kansas City Times detailing the kidnapping and murder of Denise Clinton and the subsequent investigation of...

136. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of "Casimir John Joseph Michael "Cas" Welch," or Casimir Welch (1873-1936), "a colorful Kansas City Democratic machine politician of the Pendergast era" of Irish descent controlling east of downtown...

137. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biographical information about John Lazia (1896-1934), an organized crime figure in the "Little Italy" section of Kansas City and an occasional liaison between the Kansas City Police Department and the...

138. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of Thomas J. Pendergast (1872-1945), the political boss of Kansas City, Missouri, roughly during the 1920s and 1930s, responsible for much city government corruption and unenforced criminal activities...

139. Dig into Income: Phil McCrory, Associate of T. J. Pendergast in Liquor Business, Called by Jury Dig into Income: Phil McCrory, Associate of T. J. Pendergast in Liquor Business, Called by Jury April/7/1939 Photo and article about the subpoena "appear before the federal grand jury" of Phil McCrory, "associate of T. J. Pendergast in the wholesale liquor business." Description of the court proceedings in the...

140. Divided Line: Pastor and Congregation Determined to Restore Pride in Troubling Neighborhoods Divided Line: Pastor and Congregation Determined to Restore Pride in Troubling Neighborhoods September 5-11, 2008 The last in a four-part series examining the economic, social, and racial divisions between the communities located on either side of Troost Avenue. The street is considered to be a dividing line between...