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A young man uses a crutch to hold pretzels and a beer mug.
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Title: Polio Pete, Figure 5
From: Polio Pete
Original caption: Polio Pete has a clamp for a beer mug and a telescoping rack for pretzels on his crutchs
G. Salmon, Jr.
Creator: G. Salmon, Jr. (illustrator)
Date: August 1933
Format: Cartoon
Publication: The Polio Chronicle
Source: Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation Archives
Location: p.3
Keywords: Alcohol; Assistive Technology; Crutch; Disability Culture; Disease; Entertainment, Leisure & Recreation; Food; Georgia; Health & Medicine; Humor; Identity; Physical Disability; Polio; Social Welfare & Communities; Warm Springs Foundation
Topics: Institutions, Organizations & Corporations; Mass Media, Culture & The Arts; Social Movements & Advocacy
Funding Support Provided By: NEC Foundation of America

Objects From This Artifact:
- Polio Pete, Figure 1 (still)
- Polio Pete, Figure 2 (still)
- Polio Pete, Figure 3 (still)
- Polio Pete, Figure 4 (still)
- Polio Pete, Figure 5 (still)
- Polio Pete, Figure 6 (still)