"There are 150 Men Filling Holes in the Streets Says Matt S. Murray, but Where Are They?"

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Clipping from the Kansas City Star on May 3, 1931 showing motorists avoiding potholes with men sleeping in them. A pedestrian asks, "See anyone?" The caption states, "There are 150 Men filling holes in the streets says Matt S. Murray. -But where are they? ('Has anybody looked in the bottom of the holes?')."

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1729 Grand Boulevard
Kansas City, MO
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Joseph B. Shannon Scrapbooks: S10.01
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