Official photograph of the debutantes and offical party at the Grand Masonic Ball, held at the Izadium, Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North. Organised by the Palmerston North combined Masonic Lodges, 17 young women were formally introduced into society. From left. Back row: Margaret Burns; Michelle Robinson; Sharon Ford; Maren Fraser; Denise Jennings; Jennie Free; Adrienne Johnson; Ianthe Watford; Lila Stansfield. Middle row: Flower girl (either Christine Check or Kaye Wagstaff); Jonette Elder; Jocelyn Smith; Maralyn Burgess; Dianne Loveridge; Judith Brown; Verna Brown; Robin Pizzey; Francie Kirton; Flower girl. Seated (order unknown unless indicated): The Mayor, W Bro. G M Rennie (far left); Mayoress, Mrs Rennie; RW Bro. H G Blight and Mrs Blight; RW Bro. P Morris and Mrs Morris; RW Bro. T Donaldson and Mrs Donaldson; Bro. B O'Brien and Mrs O,Brien. Far left, standing is Mrs Elspeth McKenzie, Debutante's Mistress.