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Jewel Ball sparkles with 60th anniversary Diamond Jubilee celebration

Jewel Ball sparkles with 60th anniversary Diamond Jubilee celebration

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Margaret Elaine Werkenthin and her father Fred Werkenthin, Jr. Photo by Steve Armstrong Photography
Jewel Ball Austin Tiffany Larkam Charles Newton Larkam II
Tiffany Grace Larkam and her father Charles Newton Larkam II. Photo by Steve Armstrong Photography
Austin Jewel Ball Mary Hollis Matheney Clark Barton Matheney
Mary Hollis Matheney and Clark Barton Matheney.  Photo by Steve Armstrong Photography
Jewel Ball Austin Dana Betts Germer
Jewel Ball chair Dana Betts Germer and her husband Stephen Germer. Photo by Steve Armstrong Photography
Jewel Ball Austin Lilliana R. Garcia and Beth Sherwood
Fashion show co-chairs Lilliana R. Garcia and Beth Sherwood. Photo by Steve Armstrong Photography
Jewel Ball Austin Sam A. Wilson, Sonia Wilson
Honorary Jewel Ball chairs Sam A. Wilson and Sonia Wilson.  Photo by Steve Armstrong Photography
Jewel Ball Austin Michael D. Baselice and Julie Baselice
Julie Baselice and Michael D. Baselice.  Photo by Steve Armstrong Photography
Jewel Ball Austin casino
Jewel Ball revelers enjoy casino games after dinner. Photo by Steve Armstrong Photography
Jewel Ball Austin Summer Gayle Seibert David Seibert
Summer Gayle Seibert and David Seibert. Photo by Steve Armstrong Photography
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Jewel Ball Austin Tiffany Larkam Charles Newton Larkam II
Austin Jewel Ball Mary Hollis Matheney Clark Barton Matheney
Jewel Ball Austin Dana Betts Germer
Jewel Ball Austin Lilliana R. Garcia and Beth Sherwood
Jewel Ball Austin Sam A. Wilson, Sonia Wilson
Jewel Ball Austin Michael D. Baselice and Julie Baselice
Jewel Ball Austin casino
Jewel Ball Austin Summer Gayle Seibert David Seibert

What: Jewel Ball, A Diamond Jubilee

Where: Palmer Events Center

The lowdown: On October 18, Austin socialites donned their finest for the 60th anniversary of the Women's Symphony League's Jewel Ball. Guests enjoyed a cocktail hour before members of the Royal Court were presented. The Royal Court features the children and grandchildren of dedicated volunteers and members of the Symphony.

The Diamond Jubilee affair included a seated dinner catered by Rosemary's Catering and casino games as post-dinner entertainment. Attendees danced the night away to The Stardust Orchestra of Austin during the annual fundraiser for the Women's Symphony League. 

Who: Chair Dana Betts Germer, Mary Hollis Matheney, Clark Baron MatheneyMargaret Elaine WerkenthinFred Werkenthin, Jr., Tiffany Grace Larkam, and Charles Newton Larkam II.