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1. $1 Million Makes a Big Difference $1 Million Makes a Big Difference The Black Archives of Mid-America will have a new home at a former park maintenance building at 17th Street and Woodland Avenue. The building already houses the Full Employment Council, but needs structural... Archives;

2. 1,000 Negro Citizens Proud of Their Clean, Attractive City; Race Relations Good 1,000 Negro Citizens Proud of Their Clean, Attractive City; Race Relations Good Photos and article about the business and social conditions in the town of Chanute, Kansas, located "approximately midway between Kansas City, Mo. and Tulsa, Okla." Profiled are "three major business enterprises... Business enterprises; Race relations;

3. $1,500,000 Worth of Brightness $1,500,000 Worth of Brightness Photos and article about "the city-wide relighting program" of Kansas City, Kansas, with the Board of Public Utilities installing 500 miles and $1,500,000 worth of new residential street lights.

4. 10 Minutes with...Keith Novorr 10 Minutes with...Keith Novorr Interview with the third-generation owner of Michael's Fine Clothes for Men.

5. 10 Questions for Tom Watson 10 Questions for Tom Watson Interview with Tom Watson, "the most successful professional golfer to come from Kansas City". Watson discusses his future, favorite career moments, and fellow professional golfers.

6. 10 Questions with Will Matthews 10 Questions with Will Matthews Photo, interview, and biographical article about Will Matthews, a black jazz guitarist and native of Kansas City winning two Grammy Awards as "a member of the world renowned Count Basie Orchestra" of Kansas...

7. 10 Restaurants That Still Matter 10 Restaurants That Still Matter Brief article describing ten classic American restaurants, each deserving "everlasting respect." At number seven on the list is Arthur Bryant's of Kansas City, Missouri, "practically the Statue of Liberty...

8. 10 Shining Years For KC Curlers 10 Shining Years For KC Curlers The author in his newspaper commentary column discusses the 10th anniversary of the sculpture atop the pylons at Bartle Hall, often referred to as "hair curlers". The name of the sculpture is "Sky Stations"...

9. $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House Brief description of William Brace, or W. J. Brace, "chairman and president of the Gleaner-Harvester Corporation" and "one of Kansas City's earliest automobile dealers and distributors, associated with...

10. $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House News of a grant from the W. J. Brace Charitable Trust to the Westport Historical Society for continued restoration of the Harris House at 40th and Baltimore.

11. 10,000 Public Enemies 10,000 Public Enemies Book review of "Ten Thousand Public Enemies" by Courtney Ryley Cooper about crime and prominent criminals (such as John Lazia, et al.) in Kansas City tracked by "the United States government, Division...

12. 100 Plus Years in the 54th Street Neighborhood 100 Plus Years in the 54th Street Neighborhood Article announces that a reunion of residents of the 54th Street neighborhood was hosted by the 54th Street Memorial Club. A brief history of the neighborhood is provided. The original purchase of land... Neighborhoods;

13. 100 Years Ago at Morton: Feds Killed in Battle 100 Years Ago at Morton: Feds Killed in Battle Reference to the Battle of Shaws Shop found in the file.

14. 100 Years in Kansas City 100 Years in Kansas City Images and article describing the histories of five Kansas City businesses over 100 years old. The article also includes a list of businesses 50 years old or more.

15. 100 Years of Aviation 100 Years of Aviation Entire issue of Gateway Heritage devoted to flight. Includes primary sources such as letters by the Wright brothers and Charles Lindbergh. Chapters are: How We Made The First Flight; To Octave Chanute,...

16. 100 Years of Business in Kansas City: Setting the Stage at the Turn of the Century 100 Years of Business in Kansas City: Setting the Stage at the Turn of the Century Chronological history of important Kansas City businesses of the twentieth century, starting in 1900.

17. 100 Years of Care for All 100 Years of Care for All Article details the history and growth of the Cabot Westside Clinic, in 2006 located at 2121 Summit St. The clinic was founded in 1906, and throughout its history has provided health care to the various...

18. 100 Years of History: The State Historical Society of Missouri Celebrates Its Centennial 100 Years of History: The State Historical Society of Missouri Celebrates Its Centennial Article about the history and collections of the State Historical Society of Missouri in Columbia on the society's centennial in 1998. Description of its vast holdings, including "the largest state newspaper...

19. 100 Years of William S. Burroughs 100 Years of William S. Burroughs Article focuses upon the life of beat author William S. Burroughs' time of residence in Lawrence, Kansas. Various figures from the arts, literature, and academic communities of Lawrence provide stories... Authors;

20. 100 Years on the Assembly Line 100 Years on the Assembly Line Article on the 100th anniversary of the Ford Co. assembly line, focusing on the Claycomo plant. Founded in 1909, the plant in the northeastern Kansas City industrial district was the first Ford assembly... Automobile industry; Automobile industry unions; Factories;