The 50th reunion was excellent, and many of you
expressed hope that we would do something sooner than a 55th.
Our email survey following the 50th
indicated that we could expect to have over 150 participants if we
held a 70th Birthday Bash Reunion to celebrate our march
toward senility. So, we’re going ahead with a reunion. Save these
Friday night, October 21, 2016 – a cocktail party at
Southport Hall, the same venue for our 50th. Good food and
lots of room.
Saturday, October 22, 2016 – a BBQ at Chip’s home, the
same venue as our 50th. Again, good food and lots of room.
Sunday, October 23, 2016 – Brunch at Copeland’s
restaurant on Clearview Pkwy in Elmwood near Harahan.
Menu for Copelands: Brabant Potatoes,
Scrambled Eggs, Cajun Scrambled Eggs, Cheesy Grits, Bacon, Biscuits,
Cajun Gumbo Ya-Ya, Chicken Parmesan, Fried Shrimp, Brownie Tray,
Beverages (all health food, New Orleans style!)
Cost (Copeland's Only: $30/person which
includes beverages (coffee, tea, etc.), tips, and tax. Alcohol
is extra, but we do have a special on mimosas: all you can
We will post details to Facebook (Renate’s
“John McDonogh Class of 1964”) and to Flaherty’s McDonogh 1964
Website. Or call me (Jim Flock
Please – if you plan to change your email address, let me know
now. Send me your email address to:
STAY IN TOUCH! Make sure I have your telephone number and
address. We’d sure hate to have a reunion without you!