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Oh, yes. These are letters. Some of them are interesting,
that were solicited undoubtedly by Howard Rusk from various people
who reply -- they're really very sweet. Now, I get awards practically
every year for something or another, but I don't think anybody had
made quite as big an effort about it as Howard Rusk made about this.
So I thought it would be amusing -- you know, it's one of those
events that happens frequently, but not with this much effort being
put into it.
There's another award. The United Cerebral Palsy. [Humanitarian Award]
Yes. Well, that was -- that they got Lady Bird Johnson,
poor Lady Bird was made to come and give the award, and that was
sweet and kind.
Why do you say poor Lady Bird? She likes to come to meetings,
No, it's terrible to have to come and do a thing like that.
All the way from Texas. I really enjoy giving awards and I don't
really enjoy receiving them, because it makes me think that people
are made to do things on my behalf that they don't really understand
why they're doing it, and it's boring for them, and I hate that. You
know? However --
And you have to respond too?
Yes. Well, I didn't respond very much. The responses are
This is the situation that shows Fountain's open sponsorship of
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