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1. All Hail Monarch of the Mat All Hail Monarch of the Mat January 27, 2013 Article announces that former professional wrestler, Harley Race, has been inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame. Race is interviewed at his wrestling academy in Eldon, Missouri, and describes...

2. Century Theater Century Theater Postcard of the Century Theater

3. Ed (Strangler) Lewis Ed (Strangler) Lewis ca. 1941 Autographed portrait of Ed "Strangler" Lewis, former world heavyweight wrestling champion. Lewis was a guest at a South Central Business Association luncheon on November 11, 1941.

4. Folly Theater Profile Folly Theater Profile 1999

5. Horace Mann School Horace Mann School Postcard of the Horace Mann School

6. Kansas City Power & Light Building Profile Kansas City Power & Light Building Profile 1999

7. Letter to Friend Dixon Letter to Friend Dixon January 26, 1863 This letter is written from a hospital room. Letter writer describes how he feels about war and the Emancipation Proclamation. It is incomplete with last page(s) missing. Full text of the letter is transcribed...

8. Pat O'Connor Pat O'Connor N.d. Full frontal portrait of wrestler Pat O'Connor.

9. Pro Wrestler Relaxes His Hold on His Life Story Pro Wrestler Relaxes His Hold on His Life Story November 28, 2004 Brief article describing the highlights of a 2004 biography of Kansas City area professional wrestling legend Harley Race. King of the Ring describes Race's life and colorful career as an eight-time World...

10. SC122 Kansas City Police Historical Society Collection Finding Aid SC122 Kansas City Police Historical Society Collection Finding Aid 1881-2012 The Kansas City Police Historical Society Collection consists of scrapbooks, reports, correspondence, ephemera, and photographs relating to the Kansas City Police Department.

11. Swimming Pool to Be Feature of Pla-Mor This Summer Swimming Pool to Be Feature of Pla-Mor This Summer April 21, 1931 Article tells how brothers Paul and Lyle Fogel, owners of Pla-Mor, are building a swimming pool in the building occupied by the ice skating rink, thus creating all-year activities at the Pla-Mor arena....

12. They Bonded By Watching Wrestling They Bonded By Watching Wrestling October 1, 2006 Feature on wrestling in the "Remember When" column in the Star Magazine. The author remembers local All-Star Wrestling on TV. Some of the wrestlers mentioned include Roger Kirby, Rufus R. Jones, Danny...

13. Time Out: Bad, Bad, Bad Boy Brown Time Out: Bad, Bad, Bad Boy Brown December 1979 Biography of Bad Boy Brown, a professional wrestler of the 1930s-1950s, later a taxi cab driver. Discussion of relations with black fans and boxing foes, such as Max Baer and Primo Carnera.

14. Truth or Derek Truth or Derek November/7-13/2002 Biographical article describing pro-wrestler Derek McQuinn, graduate of Shawnee Mission North and Mid-America Nazarene University in Olathe. McQuinn was trained by "Handsome" Harley Race, legendary pro-wrestling...

15. Wrestling Coming To Northeast Wrestling Coming To Northeast October/9/2002 The Midland Empire Pro Wrestling organization is to appear in Kansas City at the Lykins Community Center located at 4012 E. 10th Street. If attendance is good wrestling events may be scheduled for once...