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1. 'S Not 'N Eagle--'S 'N Owl 'S Not 'N Eagle--'S 'N Owl April/19/1935 Photo of Conrad Mann, Chief beneficiary from membership drives by the Eages" club, ort he Fraternal Order of Eages in Kansas City, in an article about the club's drive to add 3,000 members from the Pendergast...

2. 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 Fall//1998 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...

3. 15 Years of Club Profiles 15 Years of Club Profiles June-July//2001 Photo (of the former Club 427) and bibliography or directory of Kansas City jazz clubs (past and present) reviewed since the inception of the Jam magazine in 1986.

4. 30 Sunny Summers 30 Sunny Summers June//1956 Short article with several photos about the recreational activities and camps provided for children by the Rotary Club in Kansas City, beginning in 1924.

5. A Guide to the Study of Local History and the Collection of Historical Material A Guide to the Study of Local History and the Collection of Historical Material April 1921 Guide for research, collection, and maintenance of local history materials and societies in Missouri, describing the "Missouri Valley Historical Society in Kansas City."

6. A Hacker's Guide to Golf in Kansas City A Hacker's Guide to Golf in Kansas City July//1988 Review of golf courses in the city.

7. A Jazz Lover's Club Scene Synopsis 2001 A Jazz Lover's Club Scene Synopsis 2001 June-July//2001 Annotated list of current (2001) live jazz clubs or venues (restaurants, night clubs, hotels, etc.) in the Kansas City area with information on performing musicians, etc.

8. A School That Once Was A School That Once Was March, 2005 Author describes his experiences as a student at Southwest High School, located at 65th and Wornall. Article includes a description of an "unwritten caste system" that existed in the school's first four...

9. A Voice at Bey A Voice at Bey February, 1993-March, 1993 Biographical article about the life and career of Kansas City jazz chanteuse Queen Bey.

10. A Young City Will Greet You A Young City Will Greet You February//1939 Photos and article about tourist sites in Kansas City for the "1939 Biennial Convention of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs in Kansas City. Description and history of...

11. American Ski Association Encounters Rocky Slopes American Ski Association Encounters Rocky Slopes January 1977 Photo and article about the problems of reserving space on the ski slopes for local members of the American Ski Association.

12. An Interesting Parallel: The Proposed Activities of the Boston Chamber of Commerce and the Commercial An Interesting Parallel: The Proposed Activities of the Boston Chamber of Commerce and the Commercial Club of Kansas City Strikingly Contrasted January/4/1916 Similarities between the plans and operations of the Boston Chamber of Commerce and the Kansas City Commercial Club.

13. Appreciation by "The Journal" Appreciation by "The Journal" January/4/1916 Article reprinted from the Kansas City Journal shedding a positive light on the Club's work.

14. Around Town: David Naster's Funny Business Around Town: David Naster's Funny Business July//1991 Photo and biographical article about David Naster, referred to as "Kansas City's king of comedy" and "Kansas City's best-known comic, a high-energy comedian who's performed for ten years on local stages...

15. Arts: Keeping the Blues Alive in KC Arts: Keeping the Blues Alive in KC August 2001 Photo and article about the history of the Kansas City Blues Society, founded in 1981 at the Charlotte Street Mission and growing to become "a national force" by 2001 with signing of several prominent...

16. As Tulips in Spring As Tulips in Spring March 29, 1935 Article about the operations at "two gambling enterprises" at the southeast corner of 12th and Baltimore Avenues and at the formerly "famous gambling joint at 1107 Baltimore avenue."

17. B. P. O. E. B. P. O. E. February//1899 Photo of the building for the Elks Club, formally named the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks ("B. P. O. E."), at 7th and Grand Avenues in the Wisconsin Building, moved from its original site at...

18. B. P. O. E. B. P. O. E. February//1899 Photo of E. J. Becker, a member of the "Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks" in Kansas City, with a history of the club.

19. Bringing Downtown Back: Fire Station No. 2 Bringing Downtown Back: Fire Station No. 2 November-December 1983 Central Exchange club building originally the Fire Department Headquarters Building at 1020 Central Street.

20. Bullets Was Flyin' All over the Bandstand. ..: Trumpeter Oliver Todd Remembers Piney Brown's Sunset Bullets Was Flyin' All over the Bandstand. ..: Trumpeter Oliver Todd Remembers Piney Brown's Sunset Crystal Palace. ..and a Young Charlie Parker October-November//2001 Photos, interview, and biographical article about Oliver Todd (ca. 1916-2001), a former African American jazz trumpeter of 1930s Kansas City and native of Kansas City, Kansas. Reminiscences of the local...