After a tip from another Webster Groves birder, Dave Rabenau, I found a Mississippi Kite in Webster Groves this afternoon.  Coincidentally, I had eaten lunch on my deck watching for one because my arrival dates the last few years were 5/3, 5/5 & 5/11.   Dave beat me to it, though! 
Pat Lueders, Webster Groves, MO

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