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HEARINGS

BEFORE A

SUBCOMMITTEE OF THE
COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION AND LABOR

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

EIGHTY-SIXTH CONGRESS

FIRST SESSION

ON

H.R. 14, H.R. 356, H.R. 1855, H.R. 5243

AND

VARIOUS OTHER BILLS RELATING TO EDUCATION AND

ASSISTANCE TO THE BLIND

HEARINGS HELD IN WASHINGTON, D.C., MARCH 9, 10,

11, 13, AND 16, 1959

Printed for the use of the Committee on Education and Labor

UNITED STATES

GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

38450

WASHINGTON : 1959

COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION AND LABOR

GRAHAM A. BARDEN, North Carolina, Chairman ADAM O. POWELL, New York

CARROLL D. KEARNS, Pennsylvania CLEVELAND M. BAILEY, West Virginia CLARE E. HOFFMAN, Michigan CARL D, PERKINS, Kentucky

JOE HOLT, California ROY W. WIER, Minnesota

STUYVESANT WAINWRIGHT, Now York CARL ELLIOTT, Alabama

PETER FRELINGHUYSEN, JR., New Jersey PHIL M. LANDRUM, Georgia

WILLIAM H. AYRES, Ohio EDITH GREEN, Oregon

ROBERT P. GRIFFIN, Michigan JAMES ROOSEVELT, California

JOHN A. LAFORE, JR., Pennsylvania
HERBERT ZELENKO, New York

EDGAR W. HIESTAND, California
FRANK THOMPSON, JR., New Jersey
STEWART L. UDALL, Arizona
ELMER J. HOLLAND, Pennsylvania
LUDWIG TELLER, New York
JOHN H. DENT, Pennsylvania
ROMAN C. PUCINSKI, Illinois
DOMINICK V. DANIELS, New Jersey
JOHN BRADEMAS, Indiana
ROBERT N. GIAIMO, Connecticut
JAMES G. O'HARA, Michigan

RUSSELL C. DERRICKSON, Acting Clerk
MELVIN W. SNEED, Minority Clerk
CHARLES M. RYAN, General Counsel
CHARLES T. LANE, Assistant General Counsel

SUBCOMMITTEE ON SPECIAL EDUCATION

CARL ELLIOTT, Alabama, Chair man EDITH GREEN, Oregon

STUYVESANT WAINWRIGHT, New York DOMINICK V. DANIELS, New Jersey

JOHN A. LAFORE, JR., Pennsylvania ROBERT N. GIAIMO, Connecticut

MARY P. ALLEN, Subcommittee Clerk

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CONTENTS

Hearings held in Washington, D.C.-

Page

March 9, 1959.

1

March 10, 1959

79

March 11, 1959

181

March 13, 1959

237

March 16, 1959-

299

Statement of

Anderson, Jesse, member, Utah Association for the Blind, Ogden,

Utah.

58

Axline, Dr. Virginia. School of Medicine, New York University, and

the Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, New York,

N.Y

377

Ayres, Hon. William H., a Representative in Congress from the State
of Ohio.

129
Babcock, Dr. Joseph H., Portsmouth, Ohio, director, Department of

National Optometric Association, accompanied by William P.
MacCracken, attorney at law, Washington, D.C.--

373
Bailey, Hon. Cleveland M., a Representative in Congress from the
State of West Virginia --

300
Baring, Hon. Walter S., a Representative in Congress from the State
of Nevada.

1

Baring, Hon. Walter S., a Representative in Congress from the State

of Nevada, accompanied by George H. Seward, administrative

assistant.

1

Barnett, Robert, executive director, American Foundation for the

Blind, Inc., accompanied by Winfield Rumsey, executive assistant;

Irvin P. Schloss, Washington representative; and Nancy Diana,

secretary to Mr. Schloss..

271

Bascomb, Mrs. Audrey, president, Nevada Federation of the Blind;
president, Southern Nevada Sightless, Inc.-

61
Bennett, Hon. Charles E., a Representative in Congress from the
State of Florida..

17.
Berry, Hon. E. Y., a Representative in Congress from the State
of South Dakota..

115

Betts, Hon. Jackson E., a Representative in Congress from the State

of Ohio...

299

Boring, Mrs. Marie M., Durham, N.C.--

190
Card, George, finance director, National Federation of the Blind, and
president, Wisconsin Council of the Blind..

137

Cerone, C. Chris, and Victor Gozalez, chairman, legislation committee,

West Virginia Federation of the Blind, Inc.

307

Church, Hon. Marguerite Stitt, a Representative in Congress from the

State of Illinois --

81

Craddock, Mrs. Ruby, Greensboro, N.C.

195

Dent, Hon. John H., a Representative in Congress from the State of

Pennsylvania..

18

Dixon, Hon. Henry A., a Representative in Congress from the State
of Utah.

58

Frampton, Merle E., director, the New York Institute for the Educa-

tion of the Blind..

326

Freid, Jacob, executive director, Jewish Braille Institute of America,
Inc.ad

133
Gettman, Dr. G. N., Lavern, Minn..

116
Hardenbergh, F. E., Boston, Mass., Eye and Ear Infirmary.

33, 36

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