Bio: Aumann, Charles (1955)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville,
Clark Co., WI.) August 11, 1955
Aumann, Charles (1955)
Polio Victim says He’ll ‘Be
Okay’ shortly - Charles Aumann, 12, returns home here
Saturday morning; no Paralysis -
"I’ll be okay in a couple of weeks!"
That was the news Charles Aumann, 12, imparted over the telephone
Satruday when a Press reporter called to check on his
Charles was Clark County’s first - and to
date, only - Polio victim this season. He was taken to the
Hospital, Monday, August 1, and was back home Saturday morning,
The good news went farther than that: Charles has no paralysis. He still had a little stiffness in some neck and shoulder muscles; but that will be dissipated by the use of hot packs.
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