Source: Lafayette Journal and Courier Thu 10 Dec 1959 p 13
Charles M. Cooper of Mellott has received an invitation to attend an art exhibit at Galerie Ligoa Duncan in New York City where his grandson, Forrest Cooper, Jr. will display his paintings until Sunday. Cooper Jr. was graduated from Richland Township HS while his parents were living in Michigan. He resided with his grandfather and his aunt, Gladys Cooper. He now resides at Clayton, NJ. Charles Ballah, formerly of Mellott, and a cousin of Cooper, will attend the exhibit, Balls, resides at Brooklyn, NY.