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Are You Bus Conscious?
Facing the fireplace would be an over-stuffed divan, completely across the bus. The back of the divan would be a good five feet high, and it takes a real neck to rubber over five feet. Getting into, or onto, the divan will be polio fun; an escalator will lead up to the roof, deposit the polio on a waxed slide which will slip him quickly onto, or into, the divan. Weinies will be kept in a Frigidaire on the left, steaks in a Kelvinator on the right....
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Title: Are You Bus Conscious?
Creator: Don Russell (author)
Date: August 1933
Format: Article
Publication: The Polio Chronicle
Source: Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation Archives
Location: p.6
Keywords: Advocacy; Assistive Technology; Bus; Diagnoses & Diseases; Disease; Georgia; Health & Medicine; Humor; Identity; Institutions; Leisure; Medical Professionals; Medicine; Medicine & Science; National Patients Committee Of Warm Springs; Physical Disability; Physical Therapy; Polio; Public Health; Rehabilitation; Social Welfare & Communities; Technology & Equipment; Transportation; Warm Springs Foundation
Topics: Institutions, Organizations & Corporations; Physical Environment; Science, Health & Technology; Social Movements & Advocacy
Funding Support Provided By: NEC Foundation of America