The 56th International Debutante Ball

Last Wednesday night in the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, 27 young women from the United States and abroad were presented to society at the 56th Annual International Debutante Ball.
Maria Catalina Arrien, Horacio Milberg, Dimity Milberg, Annabel Mariaca, Alberto Mariaca
Maria Catalina Arrien, Horacio Milberg, Dimity Milberg, Annabelle Mariaca, and Alberto Mariaca
Each debutante is presented to the ball accompanied by two escorts -- a young man in white tie and tails and an assigned member from either the Navy, the Coast Guard, the Air Force or West Point Military Academy, who carries the flag of the country or state the deb represents.
Meredith Mosbacher
Meredith Mosbacher
Julie Frank, Katherine Stone
Julie Frank and Katherine Stone
Grace Quick
Grace Quick
Hadley Nagel
Hadley Nagel
Rebekah Yurco
Rebekah Yurco
Gabriella Arrien
Gabriella Arrien
Emily Weber
Emily Weber
Olivia Tyson
Olivia Tyson
Jane Beaird
Jane Beaird
Talitha Piggott
Talitha Piggott
Ben Crenshaw, Tom Quick, Peter Quick
Ben Crenshaw, Tom Quick, and Peter Quick
Ivan Obolensky, Countess Nicholas Bobrinskoy
Ivan Obolensky and Countess Nicholas Bobrinskoy
Tom Smith, Terry Smith
Tom and Terry Smith
Claire Smith, Thomas Smith
Claire and Thomas Smith
Henry Bismuth, Susan Beer
Henry Bismuth and Susan Beer
Kempton White, Monique Giancaspero, Richard White
Kempton White, Monique Giancaspero, and Richard White
Alan Zachary Feuer, Ivan Obolensky
Alan Zachary Feuer, and Ivan Obolensky
Christine Biddle, Carole Bellidora Westfall
Christine Biddle and Carole Bellidora Westfall
Hadley Nagel, Laurence George
Hadley Nagel and Laurence George
Carol Truglio, Joe Truglio
Carol Truglio and Joe Truglio
Carolyn Schnackenberg, Mary Schnackenberg
Carolyn and Mary Schnackenberg
Patricia Poekel, Lauren Brown, and Alex Chunn
Alessandra Codinha
Alessandra Codinha
Valentin Hernandez Jr., Yaz Hernandez
Valentin and Yaz Hernandez
Hadley Nagel, Carlson Young
Hadley Nagel and Carlson Young
Margaret Hedberg
Margaret Hedberg
Gary Lawrence, Zita Davisson
Gary Lawrence and Zita Davisson
Susan Miller, Blaise Miller, Susan Nagel
Susan Miller, Blaise Miller, and Susan Nagel

Photographs by Patrick McMullan
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