Volume LVIII November 2019 No. 3
Published by the American Council of the Blind
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© 2019 American Council of the Blind
Eric Bridges, Executive Director
Sharon Lovering, Editor
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Table of Contents
- President's Message: You Can Make a Difference!, by Dan Spoone
- Tour Lake Michigan with a Dinner Cruise, by Janet Dickelman
- It’s Holiday Auction Time!, by Carla Ruschival
- It’s Holiday Time at the Mini Mall, by Carla Ruschival
- American Council of the Blind Announces Audio Description Awards
- Are You Looking for a Great Job and Career?, by Sylvia Stinson-Perez
- Despite Evidence, Our Beliefs Endure, by Larry P. Johnson
- Five More Minutes, by Nancy Scott
- Gratitude, by Doug Powell
- The Journey, by Ann Byington
- Grateful to Be on the Road Again, by Sharon Strzalkowski
- Air Dancing, by Ann Chiappetta
- Affiliate News
- Here and There, edited by Sharon Strzalkowski
- High Tech Swap Shop
- ACB Officers, ACB Board of Directors, ACB Board of Publications
- Accessing Your ACB Braille and E-Forum
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