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The Wise Owl Tells You What's Doing in Kansas City This Week

Things to See and Do

 
American Royal Building -- Twenty-third and Wyoming -- Take Argentine, westbound car on 12th street.
 
Armory -- Home of 110th Engineers, Missouri National Guard -- Take Rockhill or Country Club car on Main, direct to 36th and Main.
 
Kansas City Art Institute -- 4415 Warwick.  Here information as to art in the southwest can be obtained and the visitor can see the wonderful work being accomplished by artists who have gained national renown.  Take Rockhill or Country Club car to Armour Boulevard, walk two blocks east, or take Warwick Motor Coach southbound on Grand avenue, direct to institute.
 
Board of Trade -- Board of Trade Building, Grain Market.  Take Observation Park or 9th and Main car to 9th and Wyandotte, walk one block south.
 
Chamber of Commerce -- In K. C. A. C. Building.  Here you can obtain complete information as to what Kansas City has in the way of civic and industrial interest.  Inquiries are welcomed.
 
Conservatory of Music -- Horner Institute, 3000 Troost.  Take Troost avenue car to 30th.
 
Fairfax Airport -- Open commercial field fully developed and equipped.Has beautiful terminal building and great activity.
 
The Scout Monument -- In Penn Valley Park.  The work of Cyrus Dallin.  Featured at World's Fair in San Francisco.
 
Kersey Coates Drive -- Along west bluffs.  Palisades tower high over drive, which in turn is far above level of valley.  View of Kansas City, Kas., packing plants, junction of Missouri and Kansas rivers, huge viaducts, railroad terminal, Central Industrial District, and other features.  Five minutes' walk west from Main street.
 
Liberty Memorial -- Directly south of Union Station across plaza.
 
Live Stock Exchange Building -- Largest in the world.  Any northbound car to 12th, transfer to Argentine or 16th and Genesee car.
 
Missouri Valley Historical Society -- 107 West Linwood.  Open daily.   Complete information as to historical events of Kansas City.
 
Pioneer Mother Statue -- In Penn Valley Park.  Cost $130,000.  Given to city by Howard Vanderslice.  Sculptor, A. Phimister Proctor.
 
Public Library -- One of the most complete in the country. Take Independence avenue car to 8th and Locust and walk one block south.
 
Penn Valley Park -- A huge park in heart of business district.  Five minutes' walk from Union Station.  View of downtown skyline, western industrial district and Kansas City, Kas.
 

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