If you missed your chance to buy a ticket to the sold-out Little Rock Nine Foundation Gala Sept. 25, there's still a chance to take part close by. A banquet room will be opened in the Peabody Hotel, near the Wally Allen Ballroom where the event will take place. Guests there can watch it on closed-circuit TV for $200 per. The same dinner will be served.
To purchase tickets, send a check, made payable to the Little Rock Nine Foundation, for $200 for each ticket to: Ms. Edna Moore, 136 Somerset Rd., LaPlace, La. 70068
The deadline for ticket purchases is September 12, 2007. For more information, or to make a reservation via phone, call 985-651-8276 or 212-362- 5103.