¶ 7 Leave a comment on paragraph 7 0 William Goode received the Burgess Award. His accomplishments helped bring status to family sociology as a field of scholarly pursuit. Richard N. Hey of the University of Minnesota and Sylvia Sacks of the University of Pennsylvania, shared the Osborne Award. The recipients of the first Annual NCFR Film Festival Awards were announced by Mary Lou Purcell, chair of the committee, who had reviewed 50 films. These continued for many years. For film producers to advertise NCFR’s stamp of approval was considered a coveted award.