Dr. Marguerite S. Cockett competing at the National Archery Tournament, Jersey City, New Jersey, August 22-25, 1916. According to the YMCA Biographical Files at the University of Minnesota, Marguerite Cockett was born in 1879 and graduated from Women’s Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1905.
Kathryn Magolia Johnson (December 15, 1878 - 1955) was a teacher and early NAACP member. She traveled selling Crisis Magazine and organizing NAACP branches throughout the south. Critical of all-white leadership, she left the NAACP in 1916, working for the YMCA. She and Addie Wailes Hunton were sent to Europe during World War I to report on conditions for African American soliders, which were reported in their book Two Colored Women with the American Expeditionary Forces. #TodayInBlackHistory