1958 Henry Hydro-Therapy Postville Herald 7.23.1958
the 5-2 of has Hydro-Therapy Machine To Be Given To Center Leonard Matter and Henry Montgomery Montgomery of Decorah, and Dale Wood of Oelwein, today revealed plans to donate an Ille whirlpool hydro-therapy hydro-therapy machine to the Crippled Children's Children's Center in Decorah. The donation donation will be made through a series of Royal Crown record hops to be held at Matters Ballroom, Decorah. Decorah. For the period necessary to raise this sum, Mr. Matter is donating Matters ballroom' and personnel. Mr. Wood, is donating his services and show, Mr. Montgomery, from the Nehi Bottling Company, of Decorah, Decorah, is donating the Royal Crown Cola. The whirlpool bath is a piece of equipment used to restore muscle use to handicapped individuals. The Decorah center is one of six in the entire State of Iowa and the only comparable facility within a hundred miles. It is the result of over ten years hard work through the Society of Crippled Children and Adults plus donations on the part of interested individuals. Services Services of the center are free to all children of Northeast Iowa and Southeast Minnesota upon referral by a physician. Adults may also obtain help by payment of a small fee. "The center treats cases such as' polio, cerebal palsy, fractures, sprains, etc.