Dr. Buckner F. Melton Jr. and Dr. Carol Willcox Melton, both members of the history faculty at Middle Georgia State University, will sign copies of their new book, “"Fuller E. Callaway: Portrait of a New South Citizen," November 14 from 1-3 pm at the MGA Cochran campus bookstore. The bookstore is located inside Georgia Hall on the top floor. It will be part of a grand opening for the Cochran campus bookstore.
Light refreshments will be served and copies of the book will be available to purchase. A news release describes Callaway as "an American textile manufacturer from LaGrange, GA,(who) was regarded as one of the leading industrial magnates of the Southern U.S. during the first decades of the 20th century." The biography is published Looking Glass Books in conjunction with the Georgia Humanities Council and the Fuller E. Callaway Foundation. Call (478)934-3041 for more information.