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Library program will have book discussion tied to movie

...one-time events; others kick off a series of programs. A demonstration on Braille in honor of the 150th anniversary of Louis Braille's birth will be offered at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 4, at the library, and there will be a diabetes self-management...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/28/aik_505305.shtml
Dates of the Millennium

...proposal introduced to Georgia General Assembly. Nation/World 1896 - Utah was admitted as the 45th state. 1809 - Louis Braille, inventor of a reading system for the blind, was born in Coupvray, France. 1821 - the first native-born American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/04/met_249191.shtml
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Some people can't see how useful Braille continues to be

...That day marked the 200th anniversary of the birth of Louis Braille, who designed the system many blind people use to read...Braille books, including a children's book about Louis Braille and his life. There were also pamphlets and other information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/11/aik_507064.shtml
Computers producing Braille books for the blind

...brought in $1.1 million in revenue last year. In the early 1800s, a 15-year-old blind French student named Louis Braille developed the code of raised dots which would eventually bear his name. Shortly thereafter, the young man created...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/15/tec_205375.shtml
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