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61. James Pendergast Is Dead James Pendergast Is Dead November 11, 1911 Obituary for James Francis Pendergast, or James Pendergast (Big Jim), city politician and older brother of Tom Pendergast, dying November 10, 1911.

62. James T. Holmes James T. Holmes August/11/1908 Photo and obituary for James Holmes (~1837-1908), former president of the Kansas City Fair Association, or the "old Exposition company." He came to Kansas City about 1843 from Kentucky and became a farmer,...

63. Jay B. Dillingham: Ageless at 90 Jay B. Dillingham: Ageless at 90 March/26/2000 News of the 90th birthday celebration for long-time livestock and transportation industries leader Jay Dillingham, with photo of his descendants. Description of his career as former president of the Kansas...

64. Jay Paved the Way: From Agriculture to Business to Highways, Jay B. Dillingham Helped Mold Kansas City Jay Paved the Way: From Agriculture to Business to Highways, Jay B. Dillingham Helped Mold Kansas City April/9/1997 Photo and biographical article about Jay Dillingham, officer at the Livestock Exchange Building at 1600 Genesee Street for 60 years, a former president of the Kansas City Stockyards Company from 1948 to...

65. John E. Perucca John E. Perucca October 22, 2006 Obituary for John E. Perucca, a "modern-day Westport pioneer" who founded Pryde's Old Westport housewares and kitchen store. Perucca was instrumental in the transformation of Westport into a vibrant community,...

66. John McCoy John McCoy Newspaper clippings with photos and information on John McCoy (1811-1889), leading founder of the town of Westport, an early surveyor and civil engineer, son of Baptist missionary Isaac McCoy, and early...

67. Kansas City "Chiefs" Kansas City "Chiefs" May//1968 Photos of numerous prominent Kansas City business executives and government officials of the 1960s, including the following: Ilus Davis, A. E. Jordan (TWA), Dutton Brookfield, Richard Green, Robert Olson,...

68. Kansas City Hall of Fame Kansas City Hall of Fame

69. Kansas City Hostesses: The Romantic Look for Evening Kansas City Hostesses: The Romantic Look for Evening May//1968 Photos and article about the fashionable clothing worn by Kansas City socialites (named), including some purchased from local clothing outlets.

70. Kansas City Native Takes Art Sense to 'El Dorado': Ann Daly Is Now Head of Animation for DreamWorks Kansas City Native Takes Art Sense to 'El Dorado': Ann Daly Is Now Head of Animation for DreamWorks April/16/2000 File containing an article about Kansas City native Ann Daly, the new "head of animation" at DreamWorks Studio, "arguably the only studio capable of challenging Disney's dominance in commercial animation."...

71. Kansas City Social Directory Kansas City Social Directory Book listing members of the socially recognized "high society," with ads for businesses and clubs.

72. Kansas City Social Register: A Blue Book Kansas City Social Register: A Blue Book //1890-1919 Book listing members of the socially recognized "high society," with ads for businesses and clubs.

73. Kansas City Society Kansas City Society 1900 Various references to and matters of interest to Kansas City's high society, or simply "society," in the publication.

74. Kansas City's CEOs: The Top 40 Kansas City's CEOs: The Top 40 September//1990 List of prominent chief executive officers.

75. Kansas City's Famous Sons and Daughters Kansas City's Famous Sons and Daughters October/19/1975 Extensive article about the definition of famous Kansas Citians, with an annotated and illustrated list of several people fitting this description, many in the entertainment industry, including Wallace...

76. Kansas City's Powerful Women Kansas City's Powerful Women April//1984 Review of the most powerful women in the city in various categories, including politics, neighborhoods, law, medicine, community service and philanthropy, media, and the arts.

77. Kansas City's Wealthy, Swinging Bachelors Kansas City's Wealthy, Swinging Bachelors January/7/1973 Profiles of some of Kansas City's hard working, hard playing, socially prominent men who "made their money early and now have the cash and energy to spend it as they please."

78. Kansas City, Missouri Mayors from the Beginning Days of the City Kansas City, Missouri Mayors from the Beginning Days of the City Spring//1995 Brief biographies of the city mayors up to Bartle.

79. Kansas City: All-American Achiever Kansas City: All-American Achiever October//1983 File containing an article about many of the most influential and important people in Kansas City, along with general description and some history of the city and of its place among other major cities,...

80. Kansas City: Cosmopolis of the Heartland Kansas City: Cosmopolis of the Heartland September//1975 Comprehensive article with numerous photos and illustration about Kansas City, examined as an international economic center and describing its Foreign Trade Zone, etc. Details about various prominent Kansas...