Courtesy of Wystan from Ann Arbor via Wikimedia Commons
April 15, 1901: The great saloon smasher, Carrie Nation came to Kansas City pestering saloonkeepers and clients until she was arrested and run out of town.
This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.