Don Newbrough, Story County polio campaign director, met Mrs. Warren Berg, of Decorah, Polio Mother of the Year, when she arrived in Ames to kick-off a drive for polio money. She started two men on a 30-mile hike from Ames to Des Moines. They agreed to march one mile for every $100 contributed to the March of Dimes. Mrs. Berg received the men when they arrive in Des Moines. Published in the Ames Tribune on Jan. 25, 1958. For more historical information visit www.AmesHistory.org.