1 9 6 9 -- Fashion Is

A WWL-TV Special Project

written by Mickey Wellman & Phil Johnson
filmed & edited by Jim Tolhurst & Mike O'Connor
Narrated by John Pela

This hour-long television show featured the latest fashions in a variety of locations including, Avondale Ship Yards, Avery Island, oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico, the New Orleans Zoo and more.


1969 National Association of Television Program Executives Award for Excellence

1969 Press Club of New Orleans 1st Place Film Editing

emmy TV Guide, Febraury 28-March 6 1970, ran a three-page feature on Fashion Is.

Freeport Host to Fashions in Gulf -- Freeporter, January 1970 -- Freeport Sulphur Company newsletter

invite Models Models Everywhere -- Avondale Salutes, Septmber/October 1968