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Sierra Madre Fourth of July, 2007


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Pre-Parade and Woman's Club Open House

Wednesday, July 4th, 2007


8ish, places are reserved, but noone's here yet

Stopped in the Woman's Club before heading back out

Antique car on Sunnyside

Mama Pete and friends put on finishing touches

Don Reed heads to his launch location

A closer look

Sue Levoe, Matt Bosse, Hank Landsberg, Angie Chen of the 4th of July Committee

Singalong at the Woman's Club Pre-Parade Open House

SMWC President Dixie Coutant with her mom, Edna Peyton

Rose Float arrives

Citizen of the Year Bud Switzer with his wife Donna Mae

Kay Sappington on the Rose Float

Council Member John Buchanan

Buchanan with Sierra Madre's former first lady (her husband was mayor when Queen Elizabeth visited SM) Martha Griffin

Dixie Coutant with Assemblyman Anthony Adams

Phyllis Chapman, State Sen. Bob Margett, Assemblyman Adams

SM City College Float (look closely to see the little tiny trophy on the top of the float

UCLA Masters candidate Holly Warner with grandparents Fran and Howard Syverson, Mayor Pro Tem Joe Mosca, and Steve Johnson of Assemblyman Adams' office

Phyllis Chapman

Odds on favorite for best hat

SMRFA Rose Princesses Katie Merrill, Caitlin Van Luyk, Anna Losarelli

Newest store Steamers had a heckuva flag


Gino and Bingo Roncelli



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