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A drawing of a bride in leg braces standing next to a groom.
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Title: "A Paral From The Bronx"
Original caption: There was a paral from the Bronx
Who wasn't so good on harmonx;
But she married a guy
Whose income was high --
Now her braces are studded with onx.
Pronounced "Bronnix".
Creator: n/a
Date: August 1932
Format: Illustration
Publication: The Polio Chronicle
Source: Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation Archives
Location: p.2
Keywords: Assistive Technology; Braces; Crutch; Disability Culture; Disease; Economics; Entertainment, Leisure & Recreation; Georgia; Humor; Identity; Institutions; Marriage; Physical Disability; Poetry; Polio; Rehabilitation; Sexuality; Warm Springs Foundation
Topics: Mass Media, Culture & The Arts
Funding Support Provided By: NEC Foundation of America