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In Sickness and In Health

Wednesday, January 03, 1900

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This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Drama spot: Story of a young married couple, after the attack on Pearl Harbor the husband, Bill, joins the military, leaving his pregnant wife Char at home. She gives birth to a son while Bill is away. Bill returns from the war safe. Some years later Bill contracts polio. He is treated at the Kenny Institute.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 69703
Municipal archives id: LT722

Comments [1]

Joe

I've been redoing my floor, underneath the sub floor. I found a stamp from Sister Kenny Foundation. With a picture of a little girl,and writing that says lift the shadow from her future fight polio

Jul. 20 2012 05:01 PM

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