The Braille Monitor

         Vol. 45, No. 1                                                                                    January/February 2002

Barbara Pierce, Editor

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Contents


Vol. 45, No. 1                                                                                       January/February, 2002

       Frontispiece
 
       Maxi-Aids Exposed Again, Part II: Able-Vision Established to Circumvent the VA's Proposed        Debarment
 
            by Barbara Pierce

       Elliott Zaretsky Visits the National Center for the Blind
          
 by Mark Maurer

       Address to the 1956 Convention of the Tennessee Affiliate
          
 by Kenneth Jernigan

       Vending Opportunities for the Blind on Military Bases: A Victory in the Courts.
            by Andrew Freeman

       First-Timers' Convention Reports

       The 2002 National Convention in the Making
          
 by Cathy Jackson

       Dick Edlund May Be Blind, But He Can See Right Through You
          
 by Rebecca Shelton

       Beyond Our Senses
            by Chris Kuell

       Tapping the Cheese
          
 by Chris Kuell

       More about DSSDI and Retirement-Benefit Computations
          
 by James Gashel

       Plaque Now Marks Federation's Birthplace
          
 by Jim Antonacci

       Implications of Attacks on the ADA

       Why I Am a Federationist
          
  by Carlos Servan

       NFB NEWSLINE® Goes Nationwide on March 1, 2002
          
  by Peggy Chong

       Does What You Do Really Matter?       
             by Dana Ard

       Tim Cranmer Dies 
            
by Buffa Hanse

       Recipes

       Monitor Miniatures

                  

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