Volume LVI June 2018 No. 12
Published by the American Council of the Blind
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© 2018 American Council of the Blind
Eric Bridges, Executive Director
Sharon Lovering, Editor
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Table of Contents
- In Memoriam: Sue Ammeter, by Denise Colley
- Readers’ Memories of Sue Ammeter
- Breaking Barriers for Those Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired, by Tony Stephens
- Extras, Extras, Read All about Them! Plenty of Fun Things to Try in St. Louis, by Janet Dickelman
- Mega Deals at the Mini Mall, by Carla Ruschival
- Fake News, by Larry Johnson
- Affiliate News
- A Gift to You from PCB’s AccessiDocs Project, by Tony Swartz
- Synopsis of Prescription Reader Campaign in Nevada, by Rick Kuhlmey
- Here and There, edited by Sharon Strzalkowski
- ACB Officers, Board of Directors and Board of Publications
- Accessing Your ACB Braille and E-Forums
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