Bert Lahr as the Cowardly Lion, Ray Bolger as the Scarecrow, Judy Garland as Dorothy and Jack Haley as the Tin Woodman: “The Wizard of Oz” turned 75 in August.
We’ve churned up a whirlwind of coverage to commemorate “The Wizard of Oz” movie’s 75th anniversary in August: an “Oz” story a day (sometimes two), all month.
Here’s our coverage for all 31 days. Click on the links below to be transported over the rainbow.
The Kansas City Star celebrates ‘The Wizard of Oz’ all month long
For collectors, ‘The Wizard of Oz’ is a treasure trove
‘Oz’ songs showcase composer Harold Arlen’s wizardry
No ruby slippers? No Miss Gulch? How ‘Wizard of Oz’ movie differs from book
Test your knowledge: Are you a Whiz at ‘Oz’?
‘The Wizard of Oz’ calls up wicked memories of liver and onions
We’re off to do the shopping, the wonderful shopping of ‘Oz’
Dorothy’s tame tornado quickly got wicked
Life-size Dorothy model finds a home at Legoland
How to bring a touch of Oz to your home
The band plays on, and so does ‘The Wizard of Oz’ for a new generation
The Star’s ‘Oz’ world record attempt and photo rescheduled
Video: We ask for favorite lines from ‘Wizard of Oz’
Who in the name of Oz gave the brainless guy a handgun?
It took some real wizardry to make ‘Oz’ effects
And your little dog, too: Look at all of these cute Toto photos
Judy Garland: Frozen in time, looking over the rainbow
Photo gallery: Judy Garland Over the Rainbow
My name is Dorothy: Women talk about life with the same moniker as ‘Oz’ heroine
Dorothy’s ruby slippers remain the holy grail of Hollywood memorabilia
Why doesn’t the Witch just kill Dorothy?
What Kansans should say when someone cracks a ‘Wizard of Oz’ joke
‘Superlative’ ‘Oz’ debuts with a splash in 1939 KC
The Kansas City Star’s 1939 review of ‘The Wizard of Oz’
We take some little Witch-fearing Munchkins to ‘Oz’
At Dorothy’s House and Land of Oz in Liberal, Kan., you can learn about farm life and the movie
Oz Museum in Wamego, Kan., is a delight for fans
What does it all mean? Scholars study ‘The Wizard of Oz’
Will these TV series get the green light to the Emerald City?
Follow these cookbooks to find Yellow Brick Cornbread
‘Wizard of Oz’ is a timeless masterpiece in anniversary DVD
FYI Caption Contest: Monkeying with ‘Oz’
Readers send us their ‘Oz’-some memories
Meet the man behind the curtain, L. Frank Baum