Author Presents Awards to VHAS

Thaddeus Cooper presented two awards this past week for outstanding contributions to Skee-Ball history” and “outstanding contributions to Skee-Ball research.”

We could not be happier to present these awards to Bill and Patt. Without them and their archives the real story of the history of Skee-Ball would never have come to light.

Thaddeus Cooper presented two awards on behalf of himself and his co-author, Kevin B Kreitman, at the Vineland Historical and Antiquarian Society in Vineland, New Jersey, this past week. The first award for “outstanding contributions to Skee-Ball history” was presented to the Society and accepted by William E. Hughes, President of the Board of Trustees of the Vineland Historical and Antiquarian Society.

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The second award for “outstanding contributions to Skee-Ball research” was presented to Patricia A. Martinelli, curator of the Vineland Historical and Antiquarian Society.

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Cooper said, “We could not be happier to present these awards to Bill and Patt. Without them and their archives the real story of the history of Skee-Ball would never have come to light.”

About the author:

Thaddeus Cooper is the co-author of Seeking Redemption: The Real Story of the Beautiful Game of Skee-Ball, a deep dive into the history of the game. You can find more information about Thaddeus, and his co-author, and their book, at: http://www.nomoreboxes.com/.

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