The Braille Monitor

Vol. 41, No. 10                                                              November 1998

Barbara Pierce, Editor

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THE NATIONAL FEDERATION OF THE BLIND

Marc Maurer, President

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Table of Contents


Kenneth Jernigan, November 13, 1926, to October 12, 1998
         by Barbara Pierce

U.S. Public School Education of the Blind in the Early Twentieth Century:
One Pupil's Account
        by Jana L. Schroeder and Martha B. Hays

North Carolina Agency Survives Surprise from Legislature
        by Herman Gruber

Sunday Papers
        by Matt Maurer

NFB Scholarship Winner Educates the Press

A Life-changing Experience
        by Diana Knox

The 1999 National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Program

Bunsen Burners and Chemical Reactions
        by Susan Povinelli

Independence and the Blind Child in a Mainstreamed Education
Program
        by Denise Mackenstadt

My Hols: For Sir John Wilson, Sound, Smell, and Touch Are His Compass
        by John Hatt

New Talking Blood Glucose Monitor and Insulin Identifier
        by Ed Bryant

NMSVH Settlement Announced

Daddy Read Me
        by Bonnie Peterson

The Wall-to-Wall Thanksgiving
        by Barbara Pierce

Recipes

Monitor Miniatures

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Posted: November 17, 1998