The Annual Dinner will again be held at the New Orleans Country Club, on the evening of November 30, 2023, the great man’s 149th birthday.  The event is open to members and their guests.  The Victory Belles will again entertain, and the speaker will be the distinguished World-War-II-Museum historian, Michael Bell, who will lecture on the “special relationship” of the USA and Great Britain.  The first Herschel Abbott Award will be presented at the dinner.  The cost to attend is $150 per person.  Checks should be mailed or hand-delivered to Ms. Ouida Laudumiey, 6048 Coliseum Street, New Orleans, LA 70118, and must be received by her no later than December 27, 2023

2022-2023 High School Essay Contest

The winners of the 2022-2023 contest are as follows:

First Prize ($1,500):  Apollo Stafford, Saucier, MS
Second Prize ($500):  Carson Collins, Austin, TX
Third Prize ($250) (tie):  Anthony Lawler, Metairie, LA and Caleb Haber, Long Beach, MS

The rules for the Essay Contest for the 2023-2024 school year are found at the “Essay Contest” page.