And now, This I Believe, the living philosophies of thoughtful men and women, presented in the hope they may strengthen your beliefs so that your life may be richer, fuller, happier. Here is Edward R. Murrow.
This I Believe. Willis C. Gorthy is Director of the Institute for the Crippled and Disabled in New York City. He was born in Buffalo, graduated as an engineer from Cornell University, worked in mining, and then in construction engineering for the TVA until the beginning of World War II. After serving as a colonel in the Army's transportation corps, he joined the Veterans Administration, as Director of Coordination and Planning for New York State. In 1949, he began work to rehabilitate and aid the severely handicapped. Here now is Willis C. Gorthy.