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161. The Barbecue Army's Five-Star General The Barbecue Army's Five-Star General May 1979 Photos and biographical article about Ollie Gates, "Kansas City's Crown Prince of barbecue" and community activist as a businessman in depressed areas of the city. Description of his life and career, born...

162. The Brookside Question: KC Council Considers Zoning Code Changes The Brookside Question: KC Council Considers Zoning Code Changes November/29/2000 Photo and article about zoning restrictions for "national retail outlets, or 'big box' stores" being considered in the Brookside shopping district. Brief history of the district, "designed and developed...

163. The Brookside Question: Neighbors Discuss Brookside's Future The Brookside Question: Neighbors Discuss Brookside's Future November/29/2000 Article about a meeting of "members of the Brookside and surrounding communities, both business and residential," about factors threatening to "shift [it] away from local, neighborhood shops to national...

164. The Country Club District The Country Club District 1950 Map of Country Club District including Mission Hills, Indian Hills, Meyer Circle, Stratford Gardens, etc. On back is a map of the greater Kansas City area showing the Country Club district in relation...

165. The Country Club Plaza: America's First Shopping Center The Country Club Plaza: America's First Shopping Center 1975 A 22 page photocopy of a research paper presented to the School of Arts and Science at Central Missouri State University. It contains footnotes and a bibliography.

166. The Country Club Plaza: Gateway to the Country Club District The Country Club Plaza: Gateway to the Country Club District 1958 Illustrated map of the Country Club Plaza showing buildings and other features.

167. The Country Club Plaza: The Center . . . of Everything The Country Club Plaza: The Center . . . of Everything 1965 Illustrated map of Country Club Plaza showing buildings and other features.

168. The Country Club Plaza: Where Quality is a Tradition The Country Club Plaza: Where Quality is a Tradition 1967 Illustrated map of Country Club Plaza showing buildings and other features.

169. The Crown Jewel on Signboard Hill The Crown Jewel on Signboard Hill January-February//1975 Article with descriptive and photographic views of Crown Center, which covers up Signboard Hill, formerly the city's "most notorious eyesore."

170. The Dean of Bannister Mall The Dean of Bannister Mall November//1985 Article about Larry Guillot and the latest Pioneer Community College branch of the Metropolitan Community College system at Bannister Mall, a system of providing higher education to the high technology...

171. The Dime Store in Brookside The Dime Store in Brookside 2003 Street level view of The Dime Store located at 314 W. 63rd Street in the Brookside Shopping area.

172. The Fire Within The Fire Within May 2014 Profile of commercial real estate developer Fred Merrill and the Prairiefire retail center in Overland Park, KS. Merrill set out to build Prairiefire in 2006--a time when building construction was slumping--identifying...

173. The Last Cowboy The Last Cowboy June/15/1980 Article about the large "undeveloped" tract of land surrounded by shopping centers in South Kansas City, used at least until 1980 as a riding stables.

174. The Legends at Village West The Legends at Village West April 16, 2006 8-page advertising supplement detailing the grand opening of The Legends shopping center, April 22- May 7, 2006. Lists Calendar of Events and a directory of associated businesses.

175. The Malling of Grandview The Malling of Grandview April//1984 Article about the devastating impact on Grandview, Missouri, and its business "heart," Truman Corners, comparing the urban planning dilemma to the national history of shopping malls since their beginnings...

176. The Mayor of Whoopup Goes to Kansas City The Mayor of Whoopup Goes to Kansas City July-August//1975 Article about an Ozark town mayor bringing urban culture home from a visit to Kansas City. Photographs of shopping malls, fountains, downtown Kansas City.

177. The Romantic Story of Meadow Lake The Romantic Story of Meadow Lake October/17/1962 Description and photos of the shopping mall at 76th and State Line Roads, with history of the site before the mall including its being a part of the Santa Fe Trail.

178. The Story of Ranch Mart The Story of Ranch Mart October/17/1962 Description and photos of the shopping mall at 95th and Mission Roads, with history of the site in Johnson County, Kansas, before the mall.

179. There's Still Big Opportunity for the Old Shopping Centers There's Still Big Opportunity for the Old Shopping Centers March//1955 Article about the history of a planned shopping center adjacent to a residential district, both new in 1915, in the vicinity of 31st and Indiana Avenue, and the revitalization of the store buildings of...

180. Time for New Developer? Time for New Developer? February 28, 2009 Article describes problems involved in developing the Citadel Plaza shopping center at 63rd and Prospect. City officials are considering whether or not to break the contract with the Community Development...