anniversary http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Clayton, Missouri: Celebrating 100 Years http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/clayton-missouri-celebrating-100-years <p>In April 2013, Clayton, Missouri will celebrate 100 years as a municipality.&nbsp; Host Don Marsh talks with author Mary Delach Leonard, who also writes for the <em>St. Louis Beacon</em>, about her new book, <a href="http://www.reedypress.com/book.php?show=9781935806332"><em>Clayton, Missouri: An Urban Story</em></a>. Leonard traces the beginning of the community from a rural outpost to a progressive metropolitan hub.&nbsp; Mary Delach Leonard also highlights important city leaders who shaped Clayton and includes historic and contemporary photos of the community.</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 20:01:57 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 5245 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Clayton, Missouri: Celebrating 100 Years Mo. Pearl Harbor vet recalls Dec. 7, 1941 attack http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-pearl-harbor-vet-recalls-dec-7-1941-attack <p>Bill McAnany, 90,&nbsp;of Jefferson City is a U.S. Navy veteran who survived the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 70 years ago.&nbsp; At the time, he was a medical corpsman stationed aboard the hospital ship USS Solace.&nbsp; St. Louis Public Radio&rsquo;s Marshall Griffin sat down with McAnany this week, and talked to him about what he went through on December 7, 1941.</p><p> Wed, 07 Dec 2011 12:36:53 +0000 Marshall Griffin 2625 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. Pearl Harbor vet recalls Dec. 7, 1941 attack