The Braille Monitor

             Vol. 40, No. 5                                                                                                          May 1997

Barbara Pierce, Editor

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Contents


         Vol. 40, No. 5                                                                                        May 1997


U.S. Senators Scramble for Cover
by Barbara Pierce

One Woman's War
by Mary Van de Kamp Nohl

Reaching for the Stars
by Julie Hunter

Cancun Reflections
by Michael E. Baillif

Valuing the Blind Child's Independent Movements and Travel
by Joe Cutter

The Blindfold as a Useful Instructional Tool for Seniors
by Chris Cuppett

Pride Costs: Hiring Readers Pays
by Patrick A. Barrett

Climbing the Acropolis
by Susan Povinelli

My Swim Around Key West
by Sharon Luka

Job History of a Working Mom
by Beth Finke

Of Vision and Voting
by Jolene Boshart

Speaking About New Orleans
by Jerry Whittle

A Note from the Canine Concerns Committee
by Ed and Toni Eames

Recipes

Monitor Miniatures

The Braille Monitor, May, 1997 Complete Issue

ISSN 0006-8829

Copyright 1997, The National Federation of the Blind


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