Ed Walker receives ACB Award
Pittsburgh PA, July 11 - Ed Walker was honored as the recipient of the
American Council of the Blind
Durward K. McDaniel Ambassador Award.
Willard Scott presented the award to his old friend at the 42nd annual
ACB banquet. Below, you'll find several audio clips which accompany the
pictures. All photographs are by Ken Nichols, and audio clips
were provided by
(Click any picture for a larger image.)
Ed gets his own microphone, so he can get a word in while Willard relates some stories. Together, they sang the Joy Boys theme for old time's sake! Click here (MP3 file, 161K) to listen.
Willard touches the Braille engraving on the Ambassador Award plaque, and with chagrin, admits he has never learned to read Braille. Click here (MP3 file, 270K) to listen as Willard presents the award to Ed.
Willard hugs Cynthia Towers, the convention coordinator.
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