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A post office called Crook was established in 1903, and remained in operation until 1920. The community was derisively named Crook (meaning "thief") on account of the business practices of a local merchant.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Crook, Missouri
- "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 26 November 2016.
- "Osage County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved November 26, 2016.
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