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81. Max Straube Max Straube August 4, 1971 Obituary for Max Straube, president of the Pay Way Feed Mills, dying at the age of 38 in 1971.

82. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of Edwin Crutcher, "one of the organizers of the Kasnas City Real Estate Exchange," born near Nashville, Tennessee in 1853, engaged as an engineer and businessman in the grain industry before...

83. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of Herman G. Cherry, or Herman Cherry, "president of the Stock Yards Cotton & Linseed Meal Company," born in Illinois and moving to Kansas City in 1897, entering "into the grain and feed...

84. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Ephraim Sooy, "president of the Kansas City Hay Press Company." Born in New Jersey in 1848 and coming to Kansas City in 1882 as an employee of the Kansas City Milling Company.

85. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Howard Vanderslice, "president of the Vanderslice-Lynds Mercantile Company." Born in Kentucky in 1853 and coming to Kansas City in 1890 as a grain and ice dealer, purchasing the Central...

86. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Charles Clemmens Orthwein, or Charles Orthwein, a stock and grain dealer and "member of the general brokerage firm of Orthwein-Matchette," born in Saint Louis in 1869 and coming to Kansas...

87. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of Joseph Bracken, local manager for Ware & Leland, and previously for Baldwin & Gurney and Schwartz & Dupee, "three of the largest private wire commission firms in the country," moving to...

88. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Directory Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Directory 1902 Photo and bio of Charles Clemmens Orthwein, or Charles Orthwein, head of the grain business of "C. F. Orthwein & Sons," born in Saint Louis in 1869 and coming to Kansas City in 1897.

89. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 One paragraph of biography about Seth Cobb (1838-1909), "a representative from Missouri" born in Virginia and moving to Saint Louis in 1867 as a grain industry businessman and becoming "president of the...

90. Missouri Farming Missouri Farming Information about farming in Missouri.

91. Missouri: Special Limited Supplement Missouri: Special Limited Supplement 1930 Photo and bio of David Rowland Francis (1850-1927), former governor of Missouri, and brief description of his son, J. D. Perry Francis, "senior member of the firm Francis Brothers & Company, a well known...

92. Missouri: Special Limited Supplement Missouri: Special Limited Supplement 1930 Photo and bio of Howard Vanderslice, "president of Vanderslice-Lynds Company, grain dealers, with office in the Board of Trade Building, Kansas City." Born in Kentucky in 1853 as a grandson of Kansas Indian...

93. Mrs. Frank Theis Obituary Mrs. Frank Theis Obituary November/25/1968 Obituary for Mrs. Frank Theis (dying on November 24, 1968), widow of the Frank Theis (1890-1965), former chairman of the board of Simonds-Shields-Theis Grain Company and the Kansas City Board of Trade...

94. Natural Resources Natural Resources Information on natural resources of the area, such as lumber, grain, live stock, food, and beverages.

95. Norman Haywood Sooy Obituary Norman Haywood Sooy Obituary August/11/1968 Obituary for Norman Haywood Sooy, Jr., president of the Kansas City Hay Press Company and grandson of the company's founder (in 1881), dying in 1968.

96. Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 1925 Photo and bio of Fred Vincent, treasurer of the Simonds-Shields-Lonsdale Grain Company and native of Illinois.

97. Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 1925 Photo and bio of George Allyn Aylsworth, or George Aylsworth, "one of the foremost of the younger generation of master financiers in Kansas City," starting as an accountant with the grain market division...

98. Operations of the K. C. Board of Trade Operations of the K. C. Board of Trade October/5/1929 Price basing market for about one third of the wheat acreage of the United States.

99. Our Grain Market in Commanding Position Our Grain Market in Commanding Position September/5/1931 Article arguing to keep the grain market free from government price controls despite the Depression.

100. Photographs and Facts Photographs and Facts February/26/1916 Photo and biographical article about Robert Thresher, a grain dealer and president of the Board of Trade in 1913. Born in Ohio in 1865 and coming to Kansas City in 1892 with residence and personal rare...