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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Floyd E Sageser
Drum Roll, Please, as Dining Spot is Reborn
May 6, 2006
After being closed for 25 years, the Drum Room in the Hotel President is due to open on May 10, 2006. The restaurant opened in 1941 and such celebrities as Frank Sinatra, Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey, the...
Drunken Fish Swims to Success
Description of the decor of the newly opened restaurant, Drunken Fish, on the corner of 14th and Main streets in the Power & Light District.
Dunmire Dream Now More Like Nightmare
August 30, 2009
Article tells the story of Del Dunmire, a "bank robber turned millionaire," who bought more than 80 percent of Harrisonville's historic town square with the intent of renovating the buildings and creating...
Durand's Chicken Dinners-Nothing Better
February 19, 2014
Postcard image of Durand's Restaurant in Platte Woods, Missouri (7512 N.W. Highway 71) and a short article about the development of the city. Platte Woods was incorporated in 1956 in order to avoid annexation...
Earl's Hamburgers Building
Full side view; located on Linwood Boulevard between Warwick and Gillham.
East Crossroads is Rising
February 23, 2015
Article on the growing development on the east side of the Crossroads district, from Grand Boulevard to Campbell and Truman Road south to 20th Street. Attracted by the proximity to Downtown and affordable...
East End of Lobby at Union Station
Postcard of the East End of the Grand Lobby at Union Station
East Fifteenth Street
View of storefronts along the 600 block of East 15th Street near the corner of 15th and Holmes. Two of the businesses include the Sunrise Cafe and Harry Hayes Bar.
Eat It and Beaten
January 4-10, 2007
Brief interview with Danny Edwards, proprietor of Lil' Jake's Eat It & Beat It (1227 Grand), a downtown barbecue restaurant known for its famous pink concrete pig. The author writes that "the city plans...
Eating Spaghetti Chinese-Style
Critique of the restaurant specializing in pasta, combining it in combinations of Italian and Chinese styles.
Interior view of EBT Restaurant located in the United Missouri Bank Building at I-435 and State Line.
Matted watercolor of an interior view of EBT Restaurant (located in the United Missouri Bank Building at I-435 and State Line). Painting is signed but artist's name illegible. Sticky note accompanying...
Interior view of EBT Restaurant with fountain located in the United Missouri Bank Building at I-435 and State Line.
Interior view of EBT Restaurant showing seating arrangements. Restaurant located in the United Missouri Bank Building at I-435 and State Line.
Interior view of EBT Restaurant showing seating arrangements. The restaurant is located in the United Missouri Bank Building at I-435 and State Line.
Photos and article about the home of Paul Robinson, "executive vice-president of Gilbert/Robinson restaurants," and his wife Edna Robinson at 5044 Summit Street. House listed "on the inventories of the...
A view looking southwest at Eddy's Restaurant at the corner of 13th & Baltimore. Marquee advertises entertainment, "Guy Marks, A Most Unusual Guy, Sonja Bonness and the Continentals." The storefront to...
Interior view identified as Eddy's Restaurant located in Kansas City, Missouri.
Drawings and article about the construction of the new Plaza West Edge multi-use development in the Country Club Plaza. The project owner and CEO of Bernstein-Rein Advertising, Bob Bernstein, "wanted the...
Eighty Years of Family Tradition
Photo and article about LaSala's deli in Columbus Park, established in 1921 by "Joe LaSala, an Italian immigrant " and still operated in 2001 by 69-year-old Joe LaSala, the founder's grandson.
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