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Jo and Mike Simms pose with the Akron Beacon Journal photograph taken of them on their wedding day 50 years ago. In the photo they are toasting each other with the area's first oral polio vaccine. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal)
In this Oct. 13, 1962 photo, Jo and Mike Simms top off their wedding toast with the Type I Sabin oral polio vaccine. (Akron Beacon Journal file photo)
In this Nov. 20 1962 photo, Mike and Jo Simms toast Thanksgiving with the Type I Sabin oral polio vaccine. (Akron Beacon Journal file photo)