THE BRAILLE MONITOR

Vol. 42, No. 5 June, 1999

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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ISSN 0006-8829

Vol. 42, No. 4 June, 1999

Contents

Introducing the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel
by Barbara Pierce

University of Louisville Honors President Maurer

The Inclusionary Express
by James Bickford

Braille Reading Speed Are You Willing to Do What It Takes?
by Susan Ford and Ramona Walhof

Reflections of a Braille Student
by Barbara Pierce

Garden of Knowledge, Garden of Beauty
by William P. Rowland, Ph.D.

The Miracle of Dallas
by Sally Miller

Skydiving Over Kapowsin
by Tom Hicks

More to Life Than Meets the Eye
by Deborah Kent Stein

To Take the Plunge
by Doug Elliott

Competing on Terms of Equality
by Kenneth Jernigan

China's Disabled Are Victims of a New Economy

Children and Chain Saws
by Marc Maurer

The Feeling of Art
By Molly Miron

The Danger of Passing
by Jody W. Ianuzzi

Mrs. Pelzer Retires
by Mary Ellen Thompson

A Stalwart Retires
by Marc Maurer

Recipes

Monitor Miniatures

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Posted June 7, 1999