Her good friend, Mr. William Wade, had a complete braille copy made for her from the magazine proofs.
I use playing cards marked in the upper right-hand corner with braille symbols which indicate the value of the card.
However, the braille worked well enough in the languages; but when it came to Geometry and Algebra, it was different.
The braille worked well enough in the languages, but when it came to geometry and algebra, difficulties arose.
I explained that Uncle Frank was old, and couldn't learn braille easily.
Why, you yourself seem to think that I taught you American braille, when you do not know a single letter in the system!
As she had now learned to express her ideas on paper, I next taught her the braille system.
Two days before the examinations, Mr. Vining sent me a braille copy of one of the old Harvard papers in algebra.
You could not read Braille; for it is written in dots, not at all like ordinary letters.
In rewriting the story, Miss Keller made corrections on separate pages on her braille machine.
She sat running her finger over the braille manuscript, stopping now and then to refer to the braille notes on which she had indicated her corrections, all the time reading aloud to verify the manuscript.
Most educated blind people know several, but it would save trouble if, as Miss Keller suggests, English braille were universally adopted.
Miss Keller has a braille writer on which she keeps notes and writes letters to her blind friends.
Helen will give baby pretty letter," and with that she ran upstairs and brought down a neatly folded sheet of braille, on which she had written some words, and gave it to Mildred, saying, "Baby can eat all words."
TO MR. WILLIAM WADE Cambridge, February 2, 1901. ...By the way, have you any specimens of English braille especially printed for those who have lost their sight late in life or have fingers hardened by long toil, so that their touch is less sensitive than that of other blind people?
When she saw the braille slate and paper, she said, "I will write many letters, and I will thank Santa Claus very much."
I do not write on a Braille tablet, as you suppose, but on a grooved board like the piece which I enclose.