Ivy Styles           Wayne Nicols  

IVY STYLES

STORY

I served in the Marine Corps from 1977 to 1981. After an audition during my senior year I was guaranteed that if I graduated from Parris Island I would be a provisional musician (the only MOS that one had to be able to do prior to enlistment. All other MOS’s were based upon post boot camp military schooling.) After graduating from high school I had the ...

 

WAYNE NICOLS

STORY

Wayne Nichols’ story about his life with polio is inspirational.  In 1953 he contracted polio as a three-year-old.  His mother cared for him in addition to his three brothers.  He eventually was hospitalized for five months in a Cook County Hospital located ...

 

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