1 image. Doctor J.J. Karpeles, 27 August 1954. Doctor J.J. Karpeles (Chairman, local Multiple Sclerosis Chapter); Sylvia Lawry (Executive Secretary of National Multiple Sclerosis Society). (Handout). ; Supplementary material reads: "Rene Merlander. Bishop & Associates, Inc., 4625 Melrose Avenue. LA 29 No 2-1158. Dr. J.J. Karpeles, chairman of the local Multiple Sclerosis Chapter, greets Sylvia Lawry, executive secretary of the National MS Society, who flew in today from Hawaii to attend the Give-A-Thon on KNXT, Channel 2, beginning midnight Saturday."