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Appeal on behalf of the Greater London Fund for the Blind (incorporating United Appeal for the Blind) by General the Lord Ismay K.G., G.C.B., C.H., D.S.O.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to General the Lord Ismay, [address removed]
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother is Patron of the recently amalgamated Fund, in which fifteen Institutions, Societies, and Associations for the Blind combine their metropolitan appeal. Services assisted include the welfare of blind children, special schools, professional and industrial training, employment, residential accommodation, holiday and recuperative homes; as well as Braille library facilities, the production of periodicals, music and no less than two hundred items of helpful apparatus designed for work and leisure. The Fund is thus an organisation through which 15,000 adults and children are helped to surmount the handicap of blindness.
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