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March 4, 2003

NOTICE: To all the heirs of Jose Manuel Ballí Villarreal
RE: Ballí Fundraiser, BBQ & Dance

All Ballí heirs are hereby notified of a Ballí Fundraiser, BBQ and Dance in Mercedes, Texas. Ballí Family Heritage, Los Ballis Restoration, Jimmy Cardenas' Group as well as other Ballí family members and organizations are hosting this event. THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Proceeds will go to help fund the Ballí family's litigation against the Kenedy Memorial Foundation. BBQ plates will be available for pick-up beginning at 4:00 p.m. or stay and join the fun.

DATE: Saturday, 03/22/2003
TIME: 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
LOCATION: 530 East 2nd St., Mercedes, Texas 78570 (East of Mercedes on Business 83)

$10 (Adults) $5 (Children under 12)

DOOR PRIZES: Miscellaneous Ballí memorabilia.
DRINKS: Beer and sodas available at concession stand
DIRECTIONS: See attached maps

Tickets can be purchased in advance from the following family members:

America's Restaurant Harlingen, TX (956) 423-8361
Dora Gonzalez McAllen, TX (956) 687-1638
JoAnne Elliott Florence, TX (254) 793-3700
Eddie Lopez San Antonio, TX (210) 622-0867
Mary Mendiola McAllen, TX (956) 686-2840
Chavela Perales Mission, TX (956) 581-0424
Alicia Stewart Weslaco, TX (956) 968-3431

Last but not least, I would like you to please pray for Herminia Ballí de Chavana and her family. She has recently fallen ill to cancer.

Respectfully yours,
Fred B. Ballí

Hector H. Cárdenas, Jr.
Ramon Garcia
Michael Jones
Eileen Fowler
George Willingham
Los Ballis Restoration, L.L.C.
Jimmy Cardenas' Group

P.S. A new update to the "Notice of Motions, Hearings and Trial Settings" was recently added to the BFH Web Site. The update is regarding our family's Motion for New Trial.