Table of contents February 2013.


  1. Harry C. Moores underwriting announcement.
  2. Linda Bennett sends in the poem "February."
  3. George Gray invites you to Camp Siloam.
  5. Easter Seals Project Action to Host Webinar on Stop Announcements.
  6. Marg Campbell on the New York State School for the Blind Reunion.
  7. Braille Clothing Tags are still available from Telephone Pioneers.
  8. Ellen Flourie would like pen pals.
  9. We have February birthdays.
  10. White House Announces Audio Descriptions for Public Tours.
  12. Sally Link has the name of the song that Duncan Holmes wanted.
  13. Duncan Holmes with a new address.
  14. Kate has a Raffle update.
  15. Nancy Levy says her wireless thermometer won't talk when it is cold outside and Irwin has a suggestion.
  16. Tom Kaufman sent in "Getting in Touch with Braille" from Angela Orlando.
  17. Brad Barrows and others have the jumble answer.
  18. Irwin has the February jumble.
  19. We learn that Anna Porter passed away.
  20. Mike Hally passes along word of the death of Merle Johnson.
  21. Jacqueline Derwin passed away.
  22. Diane Motchuk would like to find a Road Runner Talking Bible.
  23. Richard Hardy is looking for a tape recorder and has more about his hearing aids.
  24. Keith McUmber would like to hear from others who have had chemotherapy.
  25. Carl Blank wants to know more about Heritage for the Blind.
  26. Listen carefully if you've been thinking about becoming a Newsreel Life Member!
  27. Julia Cobb tells us who narrates Guideposts.
  28. We have more ways to use salt.
  29. Henry Furtak with a radio theme.


  1. Tom D'Agostino has a selection from a musical in The Wax Works.
  2. Tom D'Agostino shares a soup recipe.
  3. Kate reminds you to send in recipes for our new cookbook?
  4. Robert Wegner would like to hear from a couple of people and shares some kitchen hints.
  5. Arlene Hebert with casseroles.
  6. Jean Sutton has two chicken recipes.
  7. Jeanne Corcoran shares some recipes.
  8. Keith McUmber likes a Spill Stopper.


  1. Thanks to the Ohio Lions Sight and Hearing Committee for their support.
  2. Bob Prahin sent in "My Funny Valentine."
  3. Kate reads some "Presidential Quotes."
  4. Nolan Crabb reviews "Chocolate: a Bitter Sweet Saga of Dark and Light."
  5. John Wesley Smith talks about the book "Rebecca."
  6. From NLS: 2013 Collection Advisory Group Seeks Suggestions.
  8. From Second Sense: "Second Opinions: our new Blog, Renaming the Magazine and New Business Directory Assistance Number.
  9. From Tom Kaufman: "Working a Dream Job: a Blind Lawyer at SEC."
  10. Bojane Heap on expectations; a hint from a previous issue and messages on cassettes.
  11. Ruth Failor says a friend is in need of a typewriter.
  12. Karen Kelting is looking for two people.
  13. From Ed Fedush: "A Laugh for the Day."
  14. Victor Schmidt takes us to his NLS retirement party.


  1. Catie Mangrum has "Won't you come Home Bill Bailey?" and a sequel.
  2. Listing of Newest Changes to the Braille Code.
  3. From Tom Kaufman: "Information on Quiet Car Rule Making."
  4. We have samples of sounds from quiet cars.
  5. "Schools must Provide Sports for Disabled."
  6. "Blind Siblings Get Help from Seeing Eye Dogs."
  7. From Ed Fedush: "Where God is."
  8. Gary Sivak would like help with Iheart Radio.
  10. Kathy McCracken comments on volunteering.
  11. Laurie Pettis has a muffin recipe.
  12. Pam Spurlock with a kitchen hint.
  13. Kathryn Devlin has best wishes for the new year.
  14. Amazon Buys Speech Recognition Company.
  15. Ed Fedush sent in quotes from police officers.