St. Charles Avenue’s 2018 Courts of Carnival

St. Charles Avenue’s sixth annual Courts of Carnival reminds you that Mardi Gras really is the most wonderful time of year in New Orleans. Arranged in reverse chronological order from Mardi Gras to Twelfth Night, the Courts of Carnival march through our memories, complete with sparkling trains and glittering crowns. Long live the season!

Mistick Krewe of Comus

Year Founded: 1857    
Theme: “Encore au Théâtre de l’Opéra”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Anne Summers White
Photographer: Nola Vows Photography

 

 

 

 

Maids Miss Caroline Bailey Acomb, Miss Mary Fleming England Redd, Miss Margaret Ann Bryan, Miss Katherine Kergosien Simmons and Miss Sarah Elizabeth Grehan, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Anne Summers White, and Maids Miss Eugenie Cecile Whealdon, Miss Virginia Currin Bryan, Miss Julia Murphy Grehan, Miss Charlotte Worley Huger and Miss Layne Watkins Nalty
Pages Master Brandon Freret Favrot, Master Cooper Suthon Woods, Master Neil Pope Phillips IV and Master Tucker Caldwell Graham

 


 

Rex

Year Founded: 1872    
Theme: “L’Ancienne Nouvelle-Orléans”
Her Majesty Queen of Carnival Miss Sarah Jane Holbrook Freeman
His Majesty King of Carnival Mr. Lynes R. “Poco” Sloss
Charity: Rex’s Pro Bono Publico Foundation had given more than
$6 million since Hurricane Katrina to support public education.
Photographer: Nola Vows Photography

 

 

 

 

His Majesty King of Carnival Mr. Lynes R. “Poco” Sloss and Her Majesty Queen of Carnival Miss Sarah Jane Holbrook Freeman
King’s Page Master Walter Douglas Goliwas and Queen’s Page Master Tullis Ritter Gambel
Duke Mr. William Kethley Dossett Jr., Maid Miss Jane Talley Hodges, Duke Mr. Edouard James Kock IV, Maid Miss Bailey Elizabeth Batt, Duke Mr. Frank Mooney Nalty III, Maid Miss Elizabeth Lockwood Atherton, Duke Mr. Stephen Henry Boh Jr. and Maid Miss Ellen Ashley Feringa, with King’s Page Master Walter Douglass Goliwas, His Majesty King of Carnival Mr. Lynes R. “Poco” Sloss and Her Majesty Queen of Carnival Miss Sarah Jane Holbrook Freeman and Queen’s Page Master Tullis Ritter Gambel, with Maid Miss Catherine Reese Bickham, Duke Mr. David Merrick Lane Jr., Maid Miss Julia Anne Charbonnet, Duke Mr. William Robert McNeal, Maid Miss Elise Lockett Clay, Duke Mr. Harold Granberry Tabb III, Maid Miss Shelby Jane Ottley White and Duke Mr. Morgan Williams LeCorgne

 


 

Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club

Year Founded: 1909    
Theme: “Celebrating the Tri-centennial Zulu Style”
His Majesty King Mr. Brent D. Washington Sr.
Her Majesty Queen Mrs. Troye Madison Washington
Photographer: Gavin Goins with Goins Photography

 

 

 


 

Krewe of Proteus

Year Founded: 1881    
Theme: “Les Grâces des dieux pour la Nouvelle Orléans”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Layne Watkins Nalty
Page Master Howard Chapman Gleason, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Layne Watkins Nalty and Proteus 2018, and Page Master James Joseph Reiss IV
Maids Miss Sarah Jane Holbrook Freeman and Miss Caroline Bailey Acomb, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Layne Watkins Nalty,  and Maids Miss Charlotte Worley Huger and Miss Jane Talley Hodges
Pages Master James Joseph Reiss IV and Master Howard Chapman Gleason
Maids Miss Charlotte Worley Huger and Miss Caroline Bailey Acomb, with Page Master Howard Chapman Gleason, and Her Majesty Queen Miss Layne Watkins Nalty and Proteus 2018, with Page Master James Joseph Reiss IV, and Maids Miss Jane Talley Hodges and Miss Sarah Jane Holbrook Freeman
Photographer: Nola Vows Photography

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Original Illinois Club

Year Founded: 1895
Theme: “The Original Illinois Club presents: Jack Conrad’s Voodoo on the Bayou”
Debutante Miss Victoria Thomas with Escort Mr. Mark V. Joseph Sr.; Debutante Miss Alyssa Lastrapes with Escort Mr. Gregory Perrault Jr.; Pages Miss Imari Felix and Miss Zoe Smallwood; Royal Maid Miss Kaitlyn August with Escort Mr. Lynn J. Dedeaux; Tableau Character Jack Conrad portrayed by Dr. Robert R. Newsome Sr.; Her Majesty Queen Miss Anya Isabella Rose Knudsen Washington; Royal Maid Miss Brice Berger with Escort Mr. H. Kenneth Johnston; Pages Miss Sky Paxton and Miss Jamie Barnes; Escort Mr. Anthony F. Maheia with Debutante Miss Andi Robinson; and Escort Mr. Charles F. Webb Sr. with Debutante Miss Jaya Young
Photographer: Aaron Cormier Photography

 

 

 

 

Her Majesty Queen Miss Anya Isabella Rose Knudsen Washington
Herald Miss Rayion Payton, Royal Debutante Miss Alyssa Lastrapes, Page Miss Jamie Barnes, Royal Debutante Miss Victoria Thomas, Page Miss Zoe Smallwood, Royal Debutante Maid Miss Kaitlyn August, Her Majesty Queen Miss Anya Isabella Rose Knudsen Washington, Royal Debutante Maid Miss Brice Berger, Page Miss Imari Felix, Royal Debutante Miss Jaya Young, Page Miss Sky Paxton, Royal Debutante Miss Andi Robinson; and Herald Miss Rayven Payton

 


 

Knights of Babylon

Year Founded: 1939    
Theme: “Gifts of the Gods to New Orleans”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Maia Elizabeth-Pari Massiha and Sargon LXXIII
Pages Master Avery William Paulin, Master Jordan Robert Paulin, Master William Ray Everitt Jr., Master Caylan Daniel Sinclair and Master Strauss Murray Sinclair
Pages Master Caylan Daniel Sinclair, Master William Ray Everitt Jr. and Strauss Murray Sinclair, with Sargon LXXIII and Her Majesty Queen Miss Maia Elizabeth-Pari Massiha, and Pages Master Avery William Paulin and Jordan Robert Paulin
Ladies-in-Waiting (front row) Miss Louise Katherine Hymel, Miss Camille Marguerite Hymel and Miss Therese Louise Hymel, with Princesses Miss Lillian Clare Brown, Miss Constance Emma Richardson, Miss Reese Riddell King, Miss Hadley Elizabeth Mary and Miss Amelia Rivé Mary, with Maids Miss Alona Joy Wideman, Miss Mercy Ann Lindell and Miss Kelsey Corrin Cahill Wideman, and Her Majesty Queen Miss Maia Elizabeth-Pari Massiha, with Maids Miss Abigail Jordan Anger, Miss Alia Elizabeth Ryan and Miss Lynn Mary Hammel, and Princesses Miss Eleanore Reese Hammel, Miss Charlotte Emory Richardson, Miss Bridget Claire Ott, Miss Margaret Sinclair Smith and Miss Abigail Elizabeth Brown, and Ladies-in-Waiting (front row) Miss Marigny Starr Wilklow, Miss Charlotte Johanna Hammel and Miss Maya Parker Sinclair
Charity: Her Majesty’s favorite nonprofit organization is The Humane Society because, “it does a lot of excellent work educating people on proper animal care, current situations and developments in animal welfare.”
Photographer: Darryl Schmitt of Darryl Schmitt Photography

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Krewe of Mystery

Year Founded: 1911    
Theme: “Mystery in Casablanca”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Julia Anne Charbonnet
Trainbearers Miss Gabriella Anne Jensen, Miss Lyla Dayton Gordon, Miss Virginia Lyle Capshaw and Miss Laine Campbell Schreiber
Page Master William Mitchell Long, with Maid Miss Sarah Ann McKendrick, and First Maid Miss Caroline Bailey Acomb, and Maids Miss Elizabeth Ann Burvant, Miss Riley Marra Kirkpatrick, Miss Caroline Renee Christmann, Miss Katherine Michelle Bickham, Miss Bailey Elizabeth Batt, Miss Elizabeth Allen Texada Hotard, Miss Sophia Jane Hotard, Miss Michelle Marie Yacoubian, Miss Elizabeth Macon Hamrick, Miss Whitney Caroline Appel and Miss Alysse Elizabeth Burvant, and Page Master George McKay Pipes
Photographer: Rudy Bierhuizen at Mike Posey Photography & Video

 

 

 

 

 


 

Krewe of Hermes

Year Founded: 1937    
Theme: “New Orleans Arts and Letters”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Isabel Rose Coleman
Maids Miss Mary Catherine Ortemond Franques, Miss Katherine Sophie Diliberto, Miss Caroline Elizabeth Perlis, Miss Chandler Elizabeth Black, Miss Katy Reneé Crosby and Miss Claire Linnette Crosby
Pages Master Charles Maitland Smallpage, Master Cooper Jack Rubin, Master Jacob Anthony Valentino, Master Carter Alexandre Garcia, Master Javier Francisco Rodriguez, Master Marshal Christopher Serio and Master Blaise Coleman Garcia
Pages (front row) Master Jacob Anthony Valentino, Master Javier Francisco Rodriguez, Master Marshal Christopher Serio and Master Carter Alexandre Garcia, with Ladies-in-Waiting Miss Madeleine Rose Adatto, Miss Laura Anne Ortemond Franques, Miss Lily Marie McKay, Miss Cecelia Violet McKay, Miss Sally Edrington Irwin and Miss Anna Elizabeth Watson, with Bearer of the Flowers Miss Ada Schoen Holmes, and Maids Miss Mary Catherine Ortemond Franques, Miss Katherine Sophie Diliberto and Miss Caroline Elizabeth Perlis, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Isabel Rose Coleman and His Majesty Hermes LXXIX, with Maids Miss Chandler Elizabeth Black, Miss Katy Reneé Crosby and Miss Claire Linnette Crosby, and Bearer of the Scepter Miss Melanie Hayes DeMarcay, with Ladies-in-Waiting Miss Piper Hanley Rubin, Miss Eugenie Elizabeth Montz, Miss Willow Cabrini May, Miss Fiona Josephine May, Miss Darby Elizabeth Hayes and Miss Elizabeth Spier Stassi, with Pages (front row) Master Cooper Jack Rubin, Master Charles Maitland Smallpage and Master Blaise Coleman Garcia
Charity: The Hermes BTP Foundation, Inc., supports New Orleans’ first responders on a year-round basis.
Photographer: Darryl Schmitt of Darryl Schmitt Photography

 

 

 

 

 


 

Knights of Momus

Year Founded: 1872
Theme: “The World Turned Upside Down”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Eugenie Cecile Whealdon
Maids Miss Caroline Bailey Acomb, Miss Elizabeth Lockwood Atherton, Miss Sarah Jane Holbrook Freeman, Miss Charlotte Worley Huger and Miss Julia Murphy Grehan, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Eugenie Cecile Whealdon and Momus, and Maids Miss MaryClair Mitchell Ives, Miss Mary Fleming England Redd, Miss Anne Summers White, Miss Shelby Jane Ottley White and Miss Mimi Elizabeth Waggoner
Photographer: Rudy Bierhuizen at Mike Posey Photography & Video

 

 

 


 

The Atlanteans

Year Founded: 1890
Theme: “Bogue Chitto Choctaw Bugalu”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Jane Talley Hodges
Maids Miss Grace Catherine Williams, Miss Mary Fleming England Redd and Miss Sarah Jane Holbrook Freeman, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Jane Talley Hodges, and Maids Miss Charlotte Worley Huger and Miss Anne Summers White
Page Master Christopher Forsyth Hovet, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Jane Talley Hodges and Poseidon, with Page Master Collier Pratt Villere
Photographer: Nola Vows Photography

 

 

 

 


 

Elves of Oberon

Year Founded: 1895    
Theme: “The Delicate Dilemma of Sleeping Beauty”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Mary Fleming England Redd
Maids Miss Elizabeth Allen Texada Hotard, Miss Catherine Claire Walker, Miss Ellen Ashley Feringa and Miss Madeleine Anne Bienvenu, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Mary Fleming England Redd, and Maids Miss Megan Lane Feringa, Miss Elle Colton McLeod and Miss Eugenie Cecile Whealdon
Pages Master Charles Wilhelm Adriance, Master William Carriere Cook, Master John Benjamin Cowan and Master Brandon Freret Favrot
Charity: Her Majesty’s favorite nonprofit is Madison House, a student driven volunteer service at the University of Virginia, where she’s currently a student. She also enjoys volunteering as a student tutor at a local middle school.
Photographer: Rudy Bierhuizen at Mike Posey Photography & Video

 

 

 

 


 

Prophets of Persia

Year Founded: 1927
Theme: “The 1840 Reception of Otto of Bavaria and Amalia of Oldenburg honoring the visitor, Herr Frederick S. Schmidt”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Katherine Michelle Bickham
Page Master Harrison David Joint, with Maids Miss Charlotte Marshall Mitts, Miss Ashley Elizabeth Sanders and Miss Cameron Bay Lowry, with Page Master James Michael Adams Jr.
Ladies-In-Waiting Miss Emma Winn Freeman, Miss Mary Kathleen Haase Luetkemeier, Miss Lane Katherine Whitsell and Miss Kristina Schwing Bickham, with Maid Miss Cameron Bay Lowry, and Her Majesty Queen Miss Katherine Michelle Bickham and His Majesty the Great Shah of all of the Persias, with Maids Miss Ashley Elizabeth Sanders and Miss Charlotte Marshall Mitts, and Ladis-In-Waiting Miss Taylor Michelle Franks, Miss Margaret Elizabeth Adams and Miss Cecelia Frances Zimmermann
Page Master James Michael Adams Jr., with Princesses Miss Eileen Perks Dugan, Miss Eleanore Scott Habetz, Miss Laine Campbell Schreiber and Miss Jeanne Elizabeth Adams, with Ladies-In-Waiting Miss Emma Winn Freeman, Miss Mary Kathleen Haase Luetkemeier, Miss Lane Katherine Whitsell and Miss Kristina Schwing Bickham, with Maid Miss Cameron Bay Lowry, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Katherine Michelle Bickham and His Majesty the Great Shah of all of the Persias, and Maids Miss Ashley Elizabeth Sanders and Miss Charlotte Marshall Mitts, with Ladies-In-Waiting Miss Taylor Michelle Franks, Miss Margaret Elizabeth Adams and Miss Cecelia Frances Zimmermann, with Princesses Miss Riley Helyn Ralston, Miss Amelia Claire Moore, Miss Merritt Lucille Ott and Miss Julia Paige Mahfouz with Page Master Harrison David Joint
Charity: Her Majesty’s favorite nonprofit is The American Diabetes Association
Photographer: Rudy Bierhuizen at Mike Posey Photography & Video

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

The Achaeans

Year Founded: 1947
Theme: “Orion and His Golden Bow”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Megan Lane Feringa
Maids Miss Bailey Elizabeth Batt, Miss Madeleine Anne Bienvenu and Miss Ann Gordon Finney, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Megan Lane Feringa, and Maids Miss Ellen Ashley Feringa, Miss Elle Colton McLeod and Miss Elle Alexandra Lovick
Photographer: Nola Vows Photography

 

 

 

 


 

 

Krewe of Athenians

Year Founded: 1909    
Theme: “A Midnight Raid”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Bailey Elizabeth Batt
Pages Master Jacob Martin Trask and Master William Taylor Long, with Maids Miss Ellie Alexandra Lovick, Miss Madeleine Woolverton, Miss Emily Frischhertz, Miss Elizabeth Allen Texada Hotard, Miss Helen Claire Marsh, Miss Sophia Jane Hotard, Miss Michelle Marie Yacoubian, Miss Anna Elizabeth Michiels, Miss Karin Bellingrath Chappelle and Miss Allison Riegel Woolverton, with Pages Master William Mitchell Hall and Master Thomas Jennings Hotard
Pages Master Jacob Martin Trask and Master William Mitchell Long, with Princesses Miss Emerson Burke Keen, Miss Elizabeth Claire Guy, Miss Samantha Hanlon Midkiff, Miss Catherine Elise Griffith, Miss Olivia Hainkel, Miss Lucille Dansereau, Miss Courtney Habetz and Miss Lydia Leontine Anderson, with (second row) Maids Miss Ellie Alexandra Lovick, Miss Madeleine Marie Woolverton, Miss Emily Elizabeth Frischhertz, Miss Elizabeth Allen Texada Hotard and Miss Helen Claire Marsh, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Bailey Elizabeth Batt and King, with Maids Miss Sophia Jane Hotard, Miss Michelle Marie Yacoubian, Miss Anna Elizabeth Michiels, Miss Karin Bellingrath Chappelle and Miss Allison Riegel Woolverton, and Pages Master William Taylor Hall and Master Thomas Jennings Hotard
Charity: Her Majesty’s favorite nonprofit is Prevent Child Abuse America.
Photographer: Rudy Bierhuizen at Mike Posey Photography & Video

 

 

 

 


 

 

Krewe of Osiris

Year Founded: 1915    
Theme: Osiris always has an Egyptian theme, reflecting its namesake
Her Majesty Queen Miss Shelby Jane Ottley White
Maids Miss Caroline Elizabeth Perlis, Miss Virginia DeRussy Dodenhoff, Miss Virginia Currin Bryan, Miss Margaret Ann Bryan, Miss Sarah DeJean Hufft, Miss Mary Elizabeth Adrienne Conwill, Miss Riley Marra Kirkpatrick, Miss Emily McQuown Ellison, Miss Whitney Caroline Appel, Miss Elle Colton McLeod, Miss Sarah Ann McKendrick, Miss Madeleine Anne Bienvenu, Miss Elizabeth Macon Hamrick and Miss Bailey Elizabeth Batt
Princesses (front row) Miss Emma Rhodes Perez, Miss Caroline Myra Marie Conwill, Miss Mary Kate Haase  Luetkemeier, Miss Lucy Sawyer Bryan, Miss Abigail Montgomery Hufft, Miss Eugenie Louise Philipson, Miss Taylor Ayers Hurd, Miss Eugenie Eustis McLeod, Miss Mary Esther Pilant, Miss Mason Ann Mentz, Miss Emily Clay Weinmann, Miss Claire Vining Morrison, Miss Ansley Holmes Schwing and Miss Margaret Elizabeth Latham, with (second row) Pages Master William Mitchell Long and Master Christian Moreau Ehrensing, with Maids Miss Caroline Elizabeth Perlis, Miss Virginia DeRussy Dodenhoff, Miss Virginia Currin Bryan, Miss Margaret Ann Bryan, Miss Sarah DeJean Hufft, Miss Mary Elizabeth Adrienne Conwill and Miss Riley Marra Kirkpatrick, with Her Majesty QUeen Miss Shelby Jane Ottley White, and Maids Miss Emily McQuown Ellison, Miss Whitney Caroline Appel, Miss Elle Colton McLeod, Miss Sarah Ann McKendrick, Miss Madeleine Anne Bienvenu, Miss Elizabeth Macon Hamrick and Miss Bailey Elizabeth Batt, with Pages Master Henry Connolly Houghton, Master Gustavo Antonio Rivera Jr. and Master Walker Edward Heartfields
Charity: Her Majesty’s favorite nonprofit is the Bright School for the Deaf, which was established in 1959 by the Bright and White families.
Photographer: Rudy Bierhuizen at Mike Posey Photography & Video

 

 

 

 


 

 

Krewe of Apollo

Year Founded: 1929    
Theme: “All You Need Is Love”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Katie Grace Walshe
Pages Master Henry Fitch, Miss Anne Cameron Prieur and Master Thompson Schmidt, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Katie Grace Walshe, and Pages Miss Frances Mann, Master Merritt Wrighton and Miss Elle Marshall
Pages (front row) Master Merritt Wrighton, Master Thompson Schmidt, Master Henry Fitch, Miss Anne Cameron Prieur, Miss Elle Marshall and Miss Frances Mann, with (second row) Maids Miss Adele Reynoir, Miss Caroline Morrison, Miss Stirling Kennedy, Miss Elisabeth Hoffman, Miss Catherine Wellborn, Miss Helen Charbonnet, Miss Nanine Cowan, Miss Ella Flower and Miss Pixie Anderson, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Katie Grace Walshe, and Maids Miss Anna Catherine Guillot, Miss Ella Freeman, Miss Everett Heebe, Miss Kathleen Kelleher, Miss Malise Favrot, Miss Julia Nelson and Miss Lady Reynolds
Charity: Her Majesty’s favorite nonprofit is Kingsley House; she started volunteering there during her junior year at Sacred Heart.
Photographer: Norris Gagnet of Norris Gagnet Photography

 

 

 

 


 

 

High Priets of Mithras

Year Founded: 1897    
Theme: “A Night to Remember”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Charlotte Worley Huger
Maids (front row) Miss Mimi Elizabeth Waggoner, Miss Caroline Bailey Acomb, Miss Caroline Renee Christmann, Miss Ellie Alexandra Lovick, Miss Ashton Elizabeth Politz and Miss Anne Summers White, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Charlotte Worley Huger, and Maids Miss Ellie Colton McLeod, Miss Sarah Turner Collins, Miss Margaret Ann Bryan, Miss Sarah Jane Holbrook Freeman, Miss Mary Fleming England Redd, Miss Julia Murphy Grehan, Miss Madeleine Anne Bienvenu, (back row) Miss Evelyn Lanier Langdale, Miss MaryClair Mitchell Ives, Miss Virginia Currin Bryan, Miss Sarah Elizabeth Grehan, Miss Julia Anne Charbonnet, Miss Eugenie Cecile Whealdon, Miss Chandler Elizabeth Black, Miss Ann Gordon Finney, Miss Jane Talley Hodges, Miss Elise Lockett Clay, Miss Isabelle Walet Mulkin and Miss Catherine Reese Bickham
Pages Master Collier Pratt Villere and Master John Elliott Paige, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Charlotte Worley Huger and Caliph, with Pages Master Terrence Denechaud Charbonnet and Master Conner Lee Heaviside
Photographer: Nola Vows Photography

 

 

 

 


 

 

Twelfth Night Revelers

Year Founded: 1870    
Theme: “Mother Goose’s Tea Party”
Her Majesty Queen Miss Caroline Bailey Acomb
Her Majesty Queen Miss Caroline Bailey Acomb  and the Lord of Misrule
Junior Cooks Master Brent Conway Schwing, Master Brandon Freret Favrot, Master David Reymond Hulefeld, Master William Mauro Souza, Master George McKay Pipes, Master William Carriere Cook, Master Henry Lawes Cook, Master James Joseph Reiss IV, Master Leonard Henry Aucoin III and Master Colin McGlinchey Moffett
Maids Miss Shelby Jane Ottley White, Miss Katherine Kergosien Simmons , Miss Page Ferrier Morehead, Miss Charlotte Worley Huger, Miss Megan Lane Feringa, Miss Virginia DeRussy Dodenhoff and Miss Madeleine Anne Bienvenue, with Her Majesty Queen Miss Caroline Bailey Acomb and the Lord of Misrule, with Maids Miss Elise Lockett Clay, Miss Ellen Ashley Feringa, Miss Sarah Jane Holbrook Freeman, Miss Sarah Elizabeth Grehan, Miss Jane Talley Hodges, Miss Madeline Ann Landry, Miss Mary Fleming England Redd and Miss Eugenie Cecile Whealdon
Charity: The krewe’s nonprofit is the United States Marine Corps Reserve Band.
Photographer: Ann Cresson of Cresson Photography

 

 

 

 

 


 

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