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Braille Monitor

Vol. 49, No. 8                                                  August/September 2006

Barbara Pierce, editor

Published in inkprint, in Braille, and on cassette by

The National Federation of the Blind
Marc Maurer, president

 

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Contents

Vol. 49, No. 8                                                                       August/September 2006

 

Frontispiece

2006 Convention Roundup
by Barbara Pierce

Affiliate Action Everywhere
by Daniel B. Frye

Presidential Report 2006
by Marc Maurer

Awards Presented at the 2006 Convention of the National Federation of the Blind

2006 Scholarship Class of the National Federation of the Blind

An Element of Justice
by Marc Maurer

An Overview of Planned Giving

A Celebration of the Life of Hazel tenBroek

Save the Fire
by Fredric K. Schroeder

Are You Ready?
by Kevan Worley

Revolution and Evolution:
A Report on the 2006 Convention Resolutions

by Sharon Maneki

2006 Resolutions of the National Federation of the Blind

Convention Miniatures

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