Running Out of Footprints

is a story about people who came to this country long ago from Switzerland. Many years and many children and grandchildren later, some of them came here to Kansas City, where two big rivers meet, where their lives would unfold, and where you would be born.

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Frank Chaffee Neff, M.D.: Pediatrician, first Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Kansas University Medical Center, reading to his granddaughter Josephine,

Kansas City, 1946