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Coronation of King NOMTOC XLV

""A Tribute to Algiers: Places Remembered" was the theme of the bal masque presented by the Jugs Social Club's Krewe of NOMTOC -- "New Orleans' Most Talked of Club" -- Saturday January 24, 2015 in the La Nouvelle Orleans Ballroom of the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.

Reigning as Queen NOMTOC XLV was Miss Kourtney Ann Williams, daughter of Mr. Herbert & Mrs. Portia Williams, who greeted her subjects in a gown of deep purple velvet, trimmed with French lace fabrics. The entire gown was adorned with Austrian-crystal rhinestones; sprinkled with sequins and gold and silver appliques. Her collar was embellished gleaming gold and silver sequin with purple and white Ostrich feathers. Her mantel was adorned with gold trim and lame' fabric, trimmed with white fur with black spots. A gold Austrian crystal crown completed her royal attire.

His majesty the king, Mr. Sherman L. Weary, Sr., whose attire complemented that of the Queen, wore a tunic style costume of imported deep purple velvet, lined with purple satin and embellished with gold sequins and rhinestones. His sleeves were finished white fur with black spots. His Majesty's elaborate collar featured a three-dimensional Gold Crown with two lions standing on each shoulder, trimmed with purple and white Ostrich feathers. His gold Austrian crystal jewel crown completed his royal attire.



Making their formal bows to society as members of the court were Misses Dacia Michael Coleman, daughter of Ms. Nicole Coleman and Mr. Jeffrey Burns; Angel Carolina Gabriel, daughter of Mr. Derek and Dr. Autumn Gabriel; Olivia Lynette Mixon, daughter of Mr. Johnny and Mrs. Denise Mixon; Imari Elizabeth Red-Bingley, daughter of Ms. Charita Red and Mr. Dal Ray Bingley; Jenna Blaine Rochon, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Darren Lombard.; Iralisha Deon Williams, daughter of Mr. Ivan and Mrs. Shelly Lambert Williams; and Tasia Lynn Wilson, daughter of Mr. Byron and Mrs. Tina Wilson.

Theme-bearers were little Misses Alaina Nicole Rose, daughter of Mr. Terrol and Mrs. Georgetta Rose  and Seionna Lousendy Weary, daughter of Ms. Shinetal Weary and Mr. Deven Burris.

Pages to the queen were little Misses Aaliyah Christian Colar, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Colar; Antanay Crystal Lee, daughter of Ms. Aleisha Gaston and Mr. Anthony Charles Lee; Paris London Richard, daughter of Mr. Demetrius and Mrs. Trachelle Richard; and Tailyn LeJeanne Rogers, daughter of Ms. Takia Wilson and Mr. Ronnie Rogers.

Pages to the king were Masters Demy Andrew Atkins, son of Ms. Baiana Price and Mr. Dwayne Atkins.; Roger Gaines, IV, grandson of Ms. Deborah Griffin Miles; Christian Allen Mosely, son of Mr. T.K. and Ms. Dawn Mosely; and Jude Michael Oney, son of Ms. Angelique R. Cooper.

Serving as trumpeter was Master Jordan Kristopher West, son of Mr. John, Sr. and Mrs. Dionne B. West.


King Sherman Weary, Sr.

A Tribute to Algiers: Places Remembered

Date: 01/24/15

Queen Kourtney Williams

King Murray and Queen Raquel Cheatham