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Royal Family: King Bill Bowron Has Deep Ties To the Beaux Arts Krewe

Bill Bowron has gone from being a “new boy” to Krewe King. Bowron was invited to join Birmingham’s Beaux Arts Krewe shortly after he returned to his hometown in 1991. He’d been living and working as a banker in Savannah, Ga., before moving back to Birmingham to join his family’s company, Red Diamond. Royal Family:

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Retiring From the Royal Court: Beaux Arts Krewe Corresponding Secretary Retires After 33 Years

Winston Carl of Mountain Brook can recall nearly the entire history of Birmingham’s Beaux Arts Krewe, because her mother was there for its beginning and then passed along her position to Carl. After holding the slightly undefinable job of corresponding secretary/liaison between the ball’s king and queen, Carl is retiring from the volunteer position she

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Krewe gears up for 50th year with black tie dinner

While the Krewe’s major event, its annual ball complete with king, queen and court, won’t be until February, the group is beginning the celebration this month. This year is a special one for the Beaux Arts Krewe organization. The group is celebrating its 50th year. http://www.villagelivingonline.com/people/krewe-gears-up-for-50th-year-with-black-tie-dinner1028/

How the Beaux Arts Krewe Ball Began

Every year, right around the time Mardi Gras celebrations are being held elsewhere, the Boutwell Auditorium of Birmingham is transformed into a carnival‐style ballroom to celebrate the annual Beaux Arts Krewe Ball. The Krewe celebrated its 48th ball this past February, during which 29 young women of Birmingham made their debut into society. The Krewe doesn’t

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