Reception for Grimillion
At a reception in honor of Connie Monies Gremillion, author of "A House for Eliza," Connie is pictured with her recent book about her local Acadiana (Cajun) grandmother who reared 17 children at the turn of the 19th century, on a plantation near Lafayette. Pictured with Connie are her two daughters, Cynthia Sonnier and Cathy Moncla; her cousin Lois Daigle Breaux, wife of Senator John Breaux of LA; and Henrietta Boriskie