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41. In the Old Days When the Joys of Life Were Simple and Sufficient In the Old Days When the Joys of Life Were Simple and Sufficient July/13/1939 Clipping on the microfilm roll with illustration and description of early entertainers of Kansas City since the early 1870s. Description of the following related people and places: (1) a tightrope walker...

42. Joe Sanders and Others Joe Sanders and Others N.d. View of a group of people standing by an airplane. Included is Joe Sanders on the far left of the photo. The caption reads: "Texas City Benefit cast. We did two shows, one at Pt. Arthur & one at Austin."...

43. Kansas City Club Kansas City Club Interior view during banquet showing entertainers.

44. Lonnie McFadden Lonnie McFadden February/March 2011 Article spotlights the entertainment career of Lonnie McFadden, a dancer, singer, and trumpet player. McFadden toured with R&B bands as a teenager before forming Lonnie and the Band with his brother Ronald,...

45. Marion Talley Marion Talley File contains newspaper clippings about Marion Talley (1906-1983), opera singer and actress.

46. Marking Missouri History Marking Missouri History 1998 Biography of Sally Rand, the stage name of Helen Beck, a Hickory County, Missouri, native famous for her sometimes indecent fan dancing starting in the 1920s. She appeared in movies and the 1933 World's...

47. Memories of the Pla-Mor Memories of the Pla-Mor November-December//1974 History of the "recreation center" and dance hall at Main Street and 31st Terrace, razed in 1972 but host to such muscial entertainers as Stan Kenton, Jimmy Dorsey, and Frank Sinatra.

48. Michelle Clark Michelle Clark File contains a biographical caption with photo about Michelle Clark, an African American girl (presumably from Pittsburg, Kansas) who was signed to perform at the Cotton Club in Miami, Florida. She had...

49. Montgomery Foto Service Montgomery Foto Service Poster in window of Montgomery Foto Service showing composite view of various entertainers.

50. Muehlebach Hotel, Terrace Grill Muehlebach Hotel, Terrace Grill Postcard of the Terrace Grill at the Muehlebach Hotel

51. N. Emerson Paton, Bill Hayes, and Others N. Emerson Paton, Bill Hayes, and Others 1959 Identified on back of photograph as Mr. [Larry] Magill greeting stars of Starlight, luncheon, 6/23/59. Includes N. Emerson Paton, entertainers Bill Hayes, and Gogi Grant.

52. Ode to the Performing Arts Ode to the Performing Arts August 2007 This issue highlights specific people and groups in the arts community including the following. Sports (A League of Their Own) featuring the Roller Warriors, a women's roller derby; Opera (The Diva Next...

53. Performer in Costume Performer in Costume circa 1930s Unidentified woman dressed in costume and wearing a fake fur headdress. She appears to be squatting on a stage.

54. Playing With Fire Playing With Fire June 11, 2006 Feature story on the McFadden Brothers, Ronald and Lonnie, sons of James "Pops" McFadden and brothers of Sandra McFadden-Weaver, minister and Kansas City Councilwoman. Lonnie plays trumpet, Ronald the...

55. Radio Entertainers Radio Entertainers N.d. Group of three unidentified male entertainers before a microphone of WGN Radio in Chicago.

56. Ramos Vertical File List Ramos Vertical File List A list of the file names in the Ramos collection. This collection includes books, pamphlets, newspaper articles, and vertical files relating to the African American experience. Begun around 1920 by librarians...

57. Robert Gunn: Featured Artist at Waldo Astoria Robert Gunn: Featured Artist at Waldo Astoria October-November//1973 Biographical article about Robert Gunn, "[t]he talented young artist who did the paintings lining the lobbies of the Waldo Astoria" in Kansas City, born in Washington, D. C., and coming to Kansas City...

58. Rudy Vallee Rudy Vallee Circa 1930 Autographed, publicity portrait of singer Rudy Vallee. Autograph reads: "To Joe Sanders, Co-partner of America's finest all around dance band. Most Sincerely, Rudy Vallee."

59. Rudy Vallee, Unidentified Woman, and Dog Rudy Vallee, Unidentified Woman, and Dog Rudy Vallee posing with seated woman holding small poodle.

60. Sally Rand Sally Rand May 1977 View of entertainer and Missouri resident Sally Rand. Photograph was taken during the opening of the River Quay area in the River Market area of Kansas City, Missouri. Others in photograph are not identified....