A beneficiary of Cooey values
Grace appreciated a bit of well-timed mischief
By Tom G. Kernaghan
“If only my lower legs were just an inch or two longer,” Grace used to say.
It was never quite clear to me if this quip was really a comment on herself as a woman, or if she simply meant that a couple more inches of leg bone would’ve come in handy in athletics. And Grace was passionate about sports—basketball, baseball, volleyball, badminton, hockey, swimming, golf, and, according to the June 1927 Central Technical School (CTS) Vulcan, riding camels.