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June 2014 - Houston

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Bons Temps on Beachtown Mardi Gras Float What: Beachtown's float for the Knights of Momus Grand Night Parade. Where: Galveston Seawall and 47th Street under the historic Boone Powell arch, commissioned in 1985 by Cynthia and George Mitchell for the 1986 Mardi Gras celebration. Who: Beachtown founder Tofigh Shirazi with wife Shari, Becky and Dick Roberts, Linda and Charlie Elder, Linnie and Alan Howard, and David Ladden. PC Moment: Donning terry-cloth robes, smartly embroidered with Beachtown's emblem, while doling out beads to the masses from this incredible float, decorated like a coastal cottage by Beachtown residents. Seth Vaughan TOFIGH SHIRAZI Shelly Ladden Dick Roberts Beachtown on parade Alan Howard, Tofigh Shirazi Linda Elder, Becky Roberts Linnie Howard, Shari Shirazi Seth Vaughan, Gabrielle Sauls the. perfect. summer. | 855.499.2960 Receive a $50 resort credit, plus a complimentary room upgrade when you book your getaway now. Rate Code: SUMMER14 LC-5035 PaperCity Magazine_June Ad_Resized_FINAL.indd 1 5/7/14 2:15 PM

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