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Rotary to host Tuskegee airman Granville Coggs


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The Floresville Rotary Club invites all to Jack’s Café to listen to special guest speaker Dr. Granville Coggs Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 6:30 p.m. Jack’s Café is located at 507 10th St. (U.S. 181) in Floresville.

While growing up in Pine Bluff, Ark., Coggs accepted the rules of segregation but never let them curb his ambitions. After high school, during World War II, he volunteered with the all-black combat unit of the U.S. Army Air Corps and became a Tuskegee Airman, but finished training too late to enter the war.

After graduating from Harvard Medical School, Coggs rose quickly in the world of radiology and has since invented two biopsy devices, and currently, more than 15 years past the average retirement age, works as a radiologist six days a week, reading chest films and screening mammograms at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio.

He began running competively in his 70s and trained for the National Senior Games, where he continues to accumulate gold medals.

For more information, call Yvonne Moseley at 830-393-2231.
 

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