Grace always targeted success
Father created trusty .22 “Cooey” rifle
By Tom G. Kernaghan
Grace Cooey learned to shoot a rifle at age 11, in 1921. She had a great teacher—her father.
In previous columns, I have talked about Herbert Cooey’s successful gun and machining business at Howland and Bridgman avenues. However, a closer look at the example set by Herbert will shed even more light on the only daughter of this remarkable Annex man.