Achaeans eye ‘Odysseus and the Cyclops’ for Carnival festivities
“The venerable Achaeans gathered Friday for their annual Carnival revelry in the Celestin Ballroom of the Hyatt Regency Hotel.
The krewe, taking as its theme for the 2020 festivities “Odysseus and the Cyclops,” drew from Greek history for the gala event.
Reigning over the grand affair as queen was Miss Kelly Manning Batt, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John August Batt Jr.
Serving in Queen Kelly’s court were Misses Mignon Eloise Daly, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Scranton Daly; Campbell Christine Drennan, daughter and stepdaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Campbell Drennan III and stepdaughter and daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Cleland Powell III; Charlotte Hollingsworth Friend, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Charles Friend Jr.; Lindsey LeJeune Gibert, daughter and stepdaughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Howard Gibert Jr. and stepdaughter and daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Peter Laborde Jr.; Caroline McDaniel Hughs, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Denson Hughs III; Caroline Elizabeth Kavanaugh, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Benjamin Kavanaugh; and Helen Anne Mason, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Griffin Mason.”
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