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Helen Ford Wallace: Parties Extra: May 13

Friends celebrate birthdays, Cinco de Mayo party, Meeting together, 50-year reunion, Meet the Dean, MacDowell Club.
by Helen Ford Wallace Published: May 13, 2012


Occasion: A group of friends who have birthdays in April celebrated together with a party in the home of Marilyn Meade.

Party planners: Hostesses were Meade, Pat Edwards, Barbara Kerrick, Shirley Kirschner, D'Arline McCubbin and Linda Rodgers. They wore necklaces stating “Another Year of Fabulous.”

Cake: The birthday cake was vanilla with lemon and strawberry layers and it was decorated with frosted flowers. Fresh flowers surrounded the cake.

Meeting/greeting: Harolyn Enis, Polly Keenan, Lu Hoenig, Marty Margo, Pam Newby, Judy Savage, Seyan Hefner, Sue Simmons, Betty Replogle, Ann Fleming, Claire Thompson, Winnie Porterfield, Debbie McQueen, Linda Wegener and Thalia Eddleman.


Fiesta: Christina and Kio Nihira were hosts for a Cinco de Mayo party. They invited friends for “margarita, fajitas and fun.”

El menu: Ted's Restaurant catered fajitas, plus margaritas and Mexican beer. Cake, cupcakes and cookies were among the desserts.

La flores: Festive flower arrangements included bouquets of daisies, carnations and asters. Tablecloths were red, turquoise, lime green and orange and tables were set in the back garden.

Personas: Toni and David Cook, Rene and Bill Vassar, Joni and Mike Stice, Diane and Martin van der Laan, Susan and Hank Binkowski, Carey Sue and Ricardo Vega, Dina Hammam.


by Helen Ford Wallace
Society Editor
Helen Ford Wallace is a columnist covering society-related events/news for The Oklahoman. She puts local parties online with daily updates. She creates, maintains and runs a Parties blog which includes web casts. She is an online web editor for...
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