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“Why did that President use a wheelchair?”

Originally posted December 13, 2011. In talking with The Four-Year-Old about wheelchairs the other day, I happened to mention that Franklin D. Roosevelt had used a wheelchair, although he was notoriously shy about being seen in one. Although the fact … Continue reading

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“Why did that President use a wheelchair?”

One of only 3 known photographs of FDR in his wheelchair. (Image via Wikipedia) In talking with The Four-Year-Old about wheelchairs the other day, I happened to mention that Franklin D. Roosevelt had used a wheelchair, although he was notoriously … Continue reading

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“When did they invent wheelchairs?”

For reasons that are lost in the dustbin of my memory, The Four-Year-Old became intensely interested in wheelchairs about a month or two ago. “When did they invent wheelchairs?” The Four-Year-Old asked while we walking into Kohl’s one day. Fortunately … Continue reading

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