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September 18, 2005 3:01 AM

THRONG OF 150,000

DATE OF EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 11, 1926 DATE PUBLISHED: Thursday, Nov. 11, 1926, in The Kansas City Star. Editor's note: Calvin Coolidge came to Kansas City in 1926 to dedicate the Liberty Memorial. The memorial would be closed in 1994 and restored after the passage of the bistate sales tax in 1998. It remains the only monument dedicated solely to World War I in the United States.

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