The Curious Collectors Of Baker Street
The Los Angeles Sherlock Holmes Society
Presents

A Steampunk Ball


Doc NoisewaterThe Eighteenth Annual
Gasfitter's Ball
Saturday
November 7th 2009
5:30 pm – 11:00 pm
South Pasadena Woman’s Club
1424 Fremont St.
South Pasadena Ca 91030

The Victorian age was one of innocence and splendor, which we will never see again. Those attending the 2009 Gasfitters’ Ball have the opportunity to recapture some of that adventure and enchantment.
Cybergirl - The Adventuress      Travel back to the steam powered, fog enshrouded, gas lit streets of Victoria’s London and assume one of the many personalities found in the pages of history, or in the works of Jules Verne, H.G. Wells or the Sherlockian Canon.
     Join a vast array of Victorian personalities from England and the far corners of the universe as we celebrate "Steampunk". Be inventive! (You may come as any character from the Sherlockian Canon or any historical or fictional character of the age). We ask that you attend the Ball in a costume befitting the rank and station of your chosen character.
The Machines!      Note: This is not a requirement for participation.  Your character selection must accompany your reservation.

     Please include your "character" with your RSVP along with your phone number so that we may contact you if a second selection becomes necessary. You will be notified if there is duplication. Send in your reservation early so that you are guaranteed your first choice!


Clockwork Couture

What is Steampunk?
Click Here! -   Links to Resources!

Prof. Löwenstein's Views
on the
Steampunk Phenomenon



The Aerships
Price: $75.00 adult/child until Oct. 31st.
$85.00 Per Person after.

All monies must be received no later then November 5th
Tickets are by advance purchase only!

Mail to:
C. C. O. B. S.
Jerry & Chrys Kegley
9338 Sophia Avenue
North Hills, Ca 91343
Information: Jerry & Chrys Kegley
(818) 893-1501


Click Here for a printable PDF Ball Ticket form
Print out and send to the above address.




The Adventure!

Our music is proudly performed by
The Philadelphia Quadrille Band & Promenade Orchestra,
Prof. Thomas Axworthy, Director.

A dinner and dessert buffet will be served by
Affairs of Elegance
No-host cash bar: Beer, Wine and Champagne only.



The Woman's Club of South Pasadena
1424 Fremont Ave.
South Pasadena, California 91030
Corner of Fremont & Rollin St.

Parking across the street at the
S. Pasadena High School

This year, prizes are awarded for the following:

Best Costume (Male & Female)
Best Dancers (Male & Female)
Most Creative Steampunk
(Male & Female)

A King and Queen of the Ball
will be appointed.

Please Note: there will be no dressing on site;
please be in costume upon arrival.


Time Line
(Subject to change)

          5:30 P.M. Hall Opens
          7:00 P.M. Dinner
          8:00 P.M. Dancing Begins Set 1
          10:30 P.M. Dancing Ends
          11:00 P.M. Hall Closes






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