Friday, April 27, 2018

Kansas City Fighting History Of 18th & Vine

Take a look at a MASTERFULLY CRAFTED LOCAL BLOGGER POST that really is a pleasure to read one of many examples of the rich history of Kansas City.

If you're looking for a fascinating bit of local insight for a relaxing Friday afternoon read, check this post from the best blog in town:

A hard and brutal business

It was a fair and cool Tuesday morning, seventy years ago today, the last time Jackie Darthard went to church. For some in the 18th and Vine neighborhood April 27, 1948, was a day of anticipation. That afternoon the Blues were to play their home opener in the ballpark up the hill at 22nd and Brooklyn.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

THATS better history then the jazz museum could come up with but it still doesn’t make it worth saving