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July 2008

meeting: weds 7/23 at 7pm at Lena's
leader: none


Movie: Marie Antoinette (1938)
by Director W.S. Van Dyke

book cover


We'll watch the 1938 movie version of Marie Antoinette based on Stefan Zweig's MA biography and starring Norma Shearer, Tyrone Power, and John Barrymore. Check out the amazing costumes from the film on the Costumes of Marie Antoinette website.

july photo collage

Dinner Theme

La Vie en Rose and Vive la Reine!


Champagne (Lena)
Oil-cured Black Olives and Marcona Almonds (Margo)
Roasted Feta with Olives and Red Peppers (Margo)
Fig and Walnut Tapenade with Goat Cheese (Lena)
Tomato and St. George Cheese Tart (Lena)
Beautiful Mixed Salad with Flowers and Golden Raspberries (Stacey)
Assorted petite cakes and tarts (Heather)
Pinot Noir wine (Stacey)
Pinot Grigio (Julieta)
And movie snacks:
Milk chocolate malt balls from Miette (Margo)
Norwegian licorice (Margo)
Kettle corn (Lena)
Cheese puffs (Heather)
Tortilla chips made by Hari Krishna's (Heather)