The Missouri Review would like to express its deep appreciation to the Board Members of the
Missouri Review Trust Fund for their support and dedication:
The Board members join us in our thanks to the following original donors who made the
Trust Fund possible: FOUNDERS: Boone County Community Trust, First National Bank.
BENEFACTORS: Charles and Pattye Barbee, J. Robert Barth, S.J., John Blakemore, Dr. and
Mrs. W.R. Bynum, Canterbury Travel, Commerce Bank of Kansas City, Dr. Thomas Cooke,
Dr. Walter Daniel, Larry Epps, Kansas City Life Insurance Foundation, Karlene Gentile, David
Woods Kemper, David Knight, Leo and Charlotte Landhuis, Mrs. Lezlie Laws-Couch, Mrs.
Jeanie McAfee, Thomas McAfee, Greg and Gena Michalson, Mid-America Petroleum, Inc.,
Midland Oil Company, Inc., Mobil Foundation, Dr. and Mrs. David Payne, Margaret S. Peden,
Peggy Poe, Gil and Georgeanne Porter, Betty Proctor, Martha Proctor, Shelter Insurance
Foundation, Jo and David Sapp, William and Eva Trumbower, Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Viles, Richard
Wallace, Dr. Sam Werner
The Trust Fund Board and Editors invite you to become a Missouri Review Patron. Your gift
now as a Litterateur ($250), Scribe ($100), or Muse ($50) will be recognized in the magazine and
will bring you a free one-year subscription and one for a friend of your choice. Your gift as a
Founder ($10,000), Angel ($5,000), Publisher ($1,000), or Benefactor ($500) will be recognized
in each issue for a year and entitle you to a free lifetime subscription. We want to thank all the
contributors to our annual giving campaign to date.
First National Bank, The Jeffrey E. Smith Cos.
Acxiom Corporation, William T. Kemper Foundation
R. Speer Morgan, Murry’s Restaurant, Patricia Lampitt Stahly, Roger and Mary Bumgarner
Christopher Duffy and Min Jin Lee, Rodney Jones, Joan Koffler, Marquis Landrum, Patricia
Hall Miller, Charles D. Morgan, Jr., Frank B. Shelden, John and Antoinette Somers, Carol and
Clay and Michelle Anderson, Lucy Ferris, Christina Beth George, Rebecca and Thomas
Highland, Dwight Hilson, Alice Landrum, Peggy Poe, Benjamin Tomkins, Mako Yoshikawa
H. Lucinda Baker, Rene M. Blaggs and Daniel T. Evers, David and Joanne Cowan, Michael J.
Gentry, Hawks Dental Office, Mary and Robert Hodgson, Margaret Kaufman, Rachel Lyle,
Janet Marsh, George Neel, Margaret S. Peden, Mike Penner, John Riebow, James A. Steck,
Charles and Jan Swaney, Mary Jane Zanol
Dolores and William C. Clark, Anne Carman, M. Kassapa, Jeffrey Hammond, Barbara and
Arthur Kopta, Michael Miller, Caroline and Bruce Overby, Evelyn and Arman Yanders, Margot
and David Wizansky