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1. 30 Years behind the Bar with Willie Grandison  30 Years behind the Bar with Willie Grandison 30 Years behind the Bar with January, 2004 Brief article describing the career of Willie Grandison, a bartender at the American Restaurant since 1974. Grandison is the only original staff member of the restaurant, and has served famous personalities...

2. 4 Generations--The Shawhan Distillery 4 Generations--The Shawhan Distillery December 1965 Photo and article about the Holladay distillery in Weston, Missouri, established in 1856 by the Holladay family and bought by the Shawhan family in around 1900, with a photo of the "Shawhan distillery...

3. A Few Facts about Kansas A Few Facts about Kansas December/24/1910 Article about the legal prohibition of alcohol in the state of Kansas and its effects on the population at the state line in the form of saloons such as the O. K. Club, etc. Description also of topics...

4. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 80 with Kansas City Businesses Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 80 with Kansas City Businesses ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing 11 advertising cards including four for businesses in Kansas City, Missouri. The cards show the following:
1. A woman's face over a field of cows. Card says: "The Great American...

5. America Toasted End to Prohibition 40 Years Ago America Toasted End to Prohibition 40 Years Ago December/5/1973 Article about the growth of organized crime and methods of undercover law enforcement during the Prohibition era, listed as beginning on January 20, 1920, with the 18th Amendment to the Constitution, and...

6. An Interview With Jose Pedro Cedillo An Interview With Jose Pedro Cedillo 1981-05-27 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded May 27, 1981. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

7. An Interview With Rita Botello An Interview With Rita Botello 1981-06-19 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded June 19, 1981. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

8. ASAP: A Program with a Purpose ASAP: A Program with a Purpose April-May//1974 Photo and article about drunken driving prevention by ASAP, the Alcohol Safety Action Project.

9. Attitudes About Drinking Changing on Campus Attitudes About Drinking Changing on Campus August/12-18/1999 Describes college students' attitudes toward alcohol consumption.

10. Beat the Devil: How to Deal with Drug and Alcohol Addiction Beat the Devil: How to Deal with Drug and Alcohol Addiction October//1987 Discussion of treatment options for drug addictions.

11. Before Prohibition, during Prohibition and Now Before Prohibition, during Prohibition and Now August//1943 Article lamenting the social and economic problems caused by alcohol production, sale, and consumption, especially by young people, both before and after the Prohibition era.

12. Billy Sunday's Ten Commandments Billy Sunday's Ten Commandments November//1916 File containing a clipping about the religious recommendations of prominent evangelist Billy Sunday (1862-1935), a native of Iowa preaching against alcohol abuse.

13. Biography of Charlie "Bird" Parker (1920-1955), Jazz Great Biography of Charlie "Bird" Parker (1920-1955), Jazz Great 1999

14. Biography of Jane Fifield Flynn (1924-2006), Historic Preservationist Biography of Jane Fifield Flynn (1924-2006), Historic Preservationist 2009

15. Biography of Jeanne Eagels (1894-1929), Actress Biography of Jeanne Eagels (1894-1929), Actress 1999

16. Biography of Lester Willis Young (1909-1959), Tenor Saxophonist Biography of Lester Willis Young (1909-1959), Tenor Saxophonist 2007

17. Biography of Milton Morris (1911-1983), Nightclub Owner Biography of Milton Morris (1911-1983), Nightclub Owner 1999

18. Biography of Thomas Pendergast (1873-1945), Business Owner and "Political Boss" Biography of Thomas Pendergast (1873-1945), Business Owner and "Political Boss" 1999

19. Board of Review Overturns License Denial Board of Review Overturns License Denial May/30/2001 Photo and article about Club Millennium, a "dance hall at 6000 Independence Ave." receving a liquor license in an overturned court decision in 2001.

20. Bootleggers Bootleggers Photo and multiple articles on the bootleggers (illegal alcohol dealers) of Kansas City and Missouri from the Prohibition era into the 1950s, such as James Samuel Weinberg, Paul "Needlenose" Labriola,...