TITLE

people in the news

PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
PN;Mar2006, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents features or presents updates on several members of the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA). Nick Masullo was chosen Songwriter of the Year at the 2003 Ozark Music Awards and won first place at the 2002 Woody Guthrie Folk Festival Songwriting Competition. A career summary of veteran Gordon Mansfield is presented. The death of Wheelchair Sports USA Hall of Famer Hugh Smith is announced. INSET: Special Offer on PVA Publications..
ACCESSION #
19780012

 

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