Eyewitness

From the archives: 1972 vandalism along Ward Parkway

Originally published June 9, 1972

Vandals destroyed six of the eight columns at Ward Parkway and Gregory Boulevard yesterday. The 9-foot columns were purchased by the J.C. Nichols Company and presented to the park department in 1936. This view faces the northbound lane of Ward Parkway.

(Star photo by Paul Renshaw)

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