Audio Transcription for February 24, 1961

Recordings of the Women's National Book Association's Constance Lindsay Skinner Award Dinner, at which ER accepts the award.

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The first recording contains comments by Herbert R. Mayes, James L. Freeman, Helen Ferris, and Cass Canfield.

The second recording contains comments by Class Canfield and Lilian Gurney.

The third recording contains ER's acceptance speech on the importance of reading.

The fourth recording contains the end of the dinner, including closing remarks by Lilian Gurney.