Times Herald (Olean, NY) 4/11/1923

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Times Herald (Olean, NY) 4/11/1923 - Blind and Deaf, Yet Hes Prodigy Sioux Falls. S....
Blind and Deaf, Yet Hes Prodigy Sioux Falls. S. D., April 11--Tail Chapman, 7. has earned the title ol ·'South Dakota's little wonder." Because Tad, though deaf and bliurt since he was 3, lends as active a life as any boy o( his nse-and «; far brighter than many of his older fellow-imnils m the State **hool ^^^^^^^^ wA cnil o^1^^owSi IiaUim aud tbe weakj -^.^ ^ V0( .. lbu ',. u . y . consists o£ gave 1 13g i]ouus an(1 prououl!Si J3 VBrbs or: g allj - u(;tivBs . H e t . nn collnt to j _(| _(| j knows the combinations to J sight i j fc kllon - s ..g n , lt , s tion forms and | . t . ss i uus _"oooilniglit," "how j,i yol ; j 0 y -tii : mk you," "yon are and the like. Tad lias made marked progress with the typewriter, using sandpaper sandpaper letters as a basis. He knows all the keyboard positions and can write sentences like: I bopped, 3 ran, I fell, T bounced a ball." Tad cnn dance, too, and iu the 'winter enjoys milking a snowman on the grounds as well us the boys Mint have their siuhi. TAD CHAPMAN

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  1. Times Herald,
  2. 11 Apr 1923, Wed,
  3. Page 18

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