NoTsuOh Coronation Gala
Friday, October 26, 2018
Historic 1910 Carter Building, now known as the JW Marriott
806 Main Street
Minnette & Peter Boesel and Jo & Jim Furr
King Nottoc, Welcome Wilson, Sr.
Queen Ailongam, Catherine C. Brock
A group of costumed characters and supporters of NoTsuOh gathered At the historic JW Marriot Downtown to celebrate the return of NoTsuOh after an absence of 103 years. King Nottoc and Queen Ailongam, Welcome Wilson, Sr. and Catherine C. Brock, had a coronation ceremony that kicked off an evening of grand festivities. Chris Bell, emcee, held court on the main stage and introduced Heritage Society Executive Director Alison Bell, and Co-chairs Minnette and Peter Boesel & Jo and Jim Furr. Alison introduced the many historic Houston themed costumed characters such as Carrie Nation, Silver Dollar Jim West and Kathy Whitmire. David Caceres Orchestra had everyone on their feet dancing and an impromptu parade erupted with the horn players joining in to cap off the evening.
Thank you to our sponsors
John P. McGovern Foundation, King Nottoc Sponsor; Minnette and Peter Boesel, Jo and Jim Furr, Dr. Gary T. and Catherine C. Brock, Bud Light/Silver Eagle Distributors, Randa and K.C. Weiner, Joanne E. Zumbrun, Queen Ailongam Sponsors; Evelyn and John Boatwright, Deborah and William Colton, Jo and Jim Furr, Jillian Joling and Peter McGillivray, Larissa Lindsay and Stuart Bailey, Trilla and Bob Pando, Thompson & Knight LLP/Foundation, Tekram Sponsors.