The BSI Dinner was held on Friday, January 13 in New York City, with 175 members and guests present. The following investitures were awarded as part of the honors list:
Don Terras, "The Politician, the Lighthouse and the Trained Cormorant" (awarded in October)
Richard Olken, "Bob Carruthers"
Regina Stinson, "A Little Ribston Pippin"
Curtis Armstrong, "An Actor and a Rare One"
Paul Churchill, "Corot"
Jerry Kegley, "Nathan Garrideb"
Trevor Raymond, "Horace Harker"
Jennie Paton, "Laura Lyons"
We stood on the terrace for the following Irregulars who broke from the ranks in 2005:
Edgar B. Smith
A good time was had by all - even by Paxton Whitehead, who made an appearance.