Photos By: James Edstrom

Norah Lawlor And Catherine Petree

Sharon Bush

George Wayne With Jean Shafiroff

Robert Caravaggi And Angelo David

May Pang

Paola Bacchini Rosenshein With Nicole DiCocco And Jane Pontarelli

High Voltage

Jeffrey Bradford

Jean Shafiroff With George Wayne,High Voltage And Montgomery Frazier

Catherine Petree and Norah Lawlor hosted an intimate Holiday Party to celebrate the release of the book, Manners That Matter Most, at Swifty’s Restaurant the other evening. Around 80 attendees gathered in the private room of the restaurant for specialty cocktails, tasty hors d’Oeuvres, and a look at the new book by June Eding which also includes a special foreword by Norah Lawlor.

Attendees included: Norah Lawlor (Lawlor Media Group; Co-Host; Manners That Matter Most special contributor), Catherine Petree (Co-Host), Robert Caravaggi (Co-owner of Swifty’s Restaurant), June Eding (Author of Manners That Matter Most), Andrew Flach (Hatherleigh Press), Ryan Tumambing (Hatherleigh Press), Jean Shafiroff (Philanthropist), Angelo David Pisacreta (Angelo David Salon), George Wayne (Vanity Fair contributor), Kathleen Hearst, Nicole DiCocco, May Pang, Sharon Bush, Jane Pontarelli, Paola and Arnie Rosenshein, Fernanda Capobianco, Michele Gerber Klein, Sharon King Hoge, Marie Michelle Heinemann, Barbara Regna.

Manners That Matter Most

About Manners That Matter Most:

Manners That Matter Most – the Easy Guide to Etiquette at Home and in the World – published by Hatherleigh Press, researched and written by June Eding, and featuring a special foreword by Norah Lawlor – was created to provide everyday people with useful wisdom to improve their lives, seeks to resurrect the bygone customs of good manners and graceful style; all while updating and applying them to the modern age. Covering topics from introductions, greetings and thank-you’s, to the etiquette of modern technology, Manners That Matter Most is a valuable resource and a much-needed guide in our fast-paced world.

Available on and in Barnes & Noble Bookstore. Distributed by Penguin Random House.