Thanksgiving debutante presentations BR tradition

Photo 1/8
  • Advocate staff photo by LIBBY ISENHOWER -- BR Assembly -- Being presented by the Baton Rouge Assembly at its 52nd annual ball Nov. 23 are, front from left, Catherine Grace Schlesinger, Camille Marie Wiliams and Derbigny Elizabeth Willis; middle from left, Hanley Westh Poché, Peyton Elizabeth Rhodes and Katherine Knapheide Sartain; and, back from left, GraceAnn Elizabeth Woolf and Eleanor Carter Stone.

  • Advocate staff photo by LIBBY ISENHOWER -- BR Assembly -- Being presented by the Baton Rouge Assembly at its 52nd annual ball Nov. 23 are, front from left, Frances Klein Biedenharn, Laura Caroline Folse and Kathleen Angele Peek; middle from left, Clare Renée Murrell and Jessica Bankston Finley; and, back from left, Camille Culpepper Jenkins, Jeanne Cody Butler and Anna Katherine Culotta.

  • Advocate staff photo by LIBBY ISENHOWER -- BR Assembly -- Welcoming guests to the Baton Rouge Assembly's 52nd annual debutante ball are, from left, Assistant Chairman Thomas C. McKowen IV, Chairman Brett Furr, Assistant Ball Chairman Scott Folse and Ball Chairman John Fahrmann.

  • Advocate staff photo by PAM BORDELON -- Bal de la Symphonie -- Being presented at the Baton Rouge Symphony League's Bal de la Symphonie Nov. 24 are Les Jeunes Amies debs, from left, Peyton Marie Wells, Katherine Grace Whittington, Kacy Layne Bringaze, Alana Kendall Voorhies, Lucia Anne Bellanger and Summer Marie Rhynes.

  • Advocate staff photo by PAM BORDELON -- Bal de la Symphonie -- Being presented at the Baton Rouge Symphony League's Bal de la Symphonie Nov. 24 are Les Jeunes Amies debs, from left, Mikaele Judith Simon, Daniela Victoria Hurtado, Kathleen René Love, Natalie Estrem Kramm, Sarah Madaline Day and Kathryn Holland Adler.

  • Advocate staff photo by PAM BORDELON -- Bal de la Symphonie -- Welcoming guests to the Baton Rouge Symphony League's Bal de la Symphonie Nov. 24 at the Crowne Plaza are, from left, ball Co-chairwoman Wendy Johnson, master of ceremonies Ronnie Johnson and Co-chairwoman Mary Jane Dillenberger.

  • Photo provided by AARON CORMIER -- Krewe of Cypress -- At the Krewe of Cypress Debutante Ball Nov. 24 at the Carl F. Grant Civic Center in Plaquemine are, from left, Kynan White, Alexis Marie Ledet, Anton Wilbert, Kathryn Grace Miller, Will Barker and Emelie Barker Gunn.

  • Photo provided by Miles Photography -- ‘Expressions of Opal Beauties’ -- Welcoming guests to the Mu Sigma chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho's 18th annual presentation tea Nov. 17 are, from left, Enjoli Reynolds, Rochelle Howard, Trudy Segars, Deborah Daniels, Deirdre Harris Stepter and Charis Carey.