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161. 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 A. J. Douglas (1837-1928), a judge and native of Virginia.

162. 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 Judge William Ellison (1852-1932), a native of Canton, Missouri, becoming prosecuting attorney of Maryville, Missouri, in 1886, and later judge.

163. 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 Photo and bio of Judge Charles Faris," serving on the federal bench as United States district judge for the eastern district of Missouri since appointed thereto by President Wilson in October, 1919," residing...

164. 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 Biographical sketch of Charles Ferguson, "commissioner of the supreme court of Missouri" starting in 1920, and a former state representative born in Doniphan, Missouri, in 1887.

165. 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 Photo and bio of Judge Albert Duncan, "judge of the probate court of Buchan[an] county," Missouri, and "dean of the St. Joseph Law School." He was born in Platte County in 1862 and graduated from William...

166. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representatives--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representatives--Past and Present 1935 One paragraph of biography about James Fox, a circuit judge in Missouri born in Madison County, Missouri.

167. Missouri: Machine Busting Missouri: Machine Busting February/22/1937 Article about the involvements against the Pendergast machine and Federal Judges Merrill Otis and Albert Reeves, following the 1936 election fraud.

168. Missouri: Zealous Judges Missouri: Zealous Judges February/6/1939 Story about attempts to crack down on organized gambling through the courts, notably by the actions of Judge Southern.

169. My Memories of Judge Jules Edgar Guinotte My Memories of Judge Jules Edgar Guinotte November//1963 Photo and biographical article about Judge Jules Edgar Guinotte, or Jules Guinotte (1855-1935), from reminiscences by the author, Jules's granddaughter. Description of his life and career, born "in the...

170. National Affairs--Missouri: Zealous Judges National Affairs--Missouri: Zealous Judges February/6/1939 Photo of "Missouri's Circuit Judge" Allen Southern and article about his role in the prosecution of Kansas City officials involved in organized crime with the Pendergast machine. Mention of Governor Lloyd...

171. National Report: Kansas City Rights Leaders Praise Court's Decision National Report: Kansas City Rights Leaders Praise Court's Decision May/7/1990 Article about "Civil Rights leaders voic[ing] satisfaction recently over a Supreme Court ruling upholding the right of Federal judges to make local officials raise taxes to remedy racial segregation problems...

172. Nelson Drive Nelson Drive Postcard of Nelson Drive under construction

173. New Circuit Judge Worked as a Janitor Just Seven Years Ago: Appointment to Bench Brought Pleasant Shocks New Circuit Judge Worked as a Janitor Just Seven Years Ago: Appointment to Bench Brought Pleasant Shocks to Theodore McMillian, First Negro to Hold Such Post in Missouri March/22/1956 Story of the rise and fall of Theodore McMillian, Missouri's first black circuit judge, from graduating first in his law school class to working as a janitor before being appointed judge.

174. New Federal Judge Begins Work New Federal Judge Begins Work June 20, 2008 David Gregory Kays was sworn in on June 19, 2008, as a new federal judge in Kansas City. "Kays, who was born in Kansas City in 1962, most recently served as a judge on Missouri's 26th Judicial Circuit....

175. New Judge Takes Bench New Judge Takes Bench June 26, 1953 Vertical file contains a photo and caption about Judge A.B. Howard, "new judge of the city court of Kansas City, Kas." He was "the first Negro to ever hold a judicial position in Kansas City, Kas."

176. Non-Partison Elections Non-Partison Elections May 31, 1905 The 1925 newly adoped Kansas City Charter introduced non-partison elections. "Ballots used in nominating and electing the mayor, members of the council and judges of the municipal court shall be without...

177. Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 1925 Photo and bio of J. K. Cubbison, "pioneer, attorney, statesman, and leader of men for twenty-five years" as a judge in Kansas, moving from Pennsylvania to Kansas, then to Kansas City, Kansas, and Kansas...

178. Obituary for Frank Benanti, Sr. Obituary for Frank Benanti, Sr. December 28, 1974 Obituary for Frank Benanti, Sr., dying at the age of 80 in 1974, a former judge and Democratic political leader, one of five Pendergast loyalists kidnaped at the polls during a May bond election.

179. Obituary for Frank Byam, Jr. Obituary for Frank Byam, Jr. May 20, 1970 Obituary for Frank Byam, Jr., the former eastern district judge of the Jackson County court, dying at the age of 84 on May 19, 1970.

180. Obituary for Judge Robert Elliott Obituary for Judge Robert Elliott September 13, 2008 Robert Kenneth Elliott, who served as a judge in Division II of the 7th Judicial Circuit of Missouri in Liberty for 33 years, died September 12, 2008. For 28 of those years he was the juvenile court judge....