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Matthew McConaughey Edith Royal 90th birthday
Matthew McConaughey and other notable guests join Edith Royal for her 90th birthday celebration. Photo by David Brendan Hall
Ben Crenshaw Dr. Hawkins Edith Royal's 90th
Ben Crenshaw presents Dr. Bridget Hawkins with one of the five Darrell K Royal Research Fund grants handed out during the fundraiser. Photo by David Brendan Hall
Sherri Gallo Edith Royal's 90th birthday
Austin Council Member Sherri Gallo presents the proclamation declaring November 5, 2015 as Edith Royal Day. Photo by David Brendan Hall
Appetizer at Edith Royal's 90th
Hotel Granduca passed stylish appetizers during the gala. Photo by David Brendan Hall
Matthew McConaughey Edith Royal's 90th birthday
Matthew McConaughey led guests in singing Edith Royal "Happy Birthday." Photo by David Brendan Hall
Edith Royal's 90th - Bo Price, Dr. Munro Cullum, Rita Hortenstine, Dale Hortenstine
Bo Price, Dr. Munro Cullum, Rita Hortenstine, Dale Hortenstine. Photo by David Brendan Hall
Champagne Edith Royal's 90th birthday
Bubbles were flowing at the celebration. Photo by David Brendan Hall
Edith Royal Senator Judith Zaffirini 90th birthday
Senator Judith Zaffirini, Edith Royal. Photo by David Brendan Hall
Party photos Edith Royal's 90th birthday
Dr. Munro Cullum, Julie Crenshaw, Rita Hortenstine, Dr. Kan Ding, Dr. Yinfei Wang, Dr. Ismael Al-Ramahi, Dr. Bridget Hawkins, Ben Crenshaw, Ava Late. Photo by David Brendan Hall
Entree Edith Royal's 90th birthday
Guests enjoyed a delicious entree from Hotel Granduca. Photo by David Brendan Hall
Cecilia Abbott Edith Royal 90th birthday celebration
Cecilia Abbott gives Edith Royal a hug. Photo by David Brendan Hall
Edith Royal's 90th birthday card
Partygoers sign Edith Royal's birthday card. Photo by David Brendan Hall