Barbara Davis, who has been putting on the black-tie Carousel Ball for the past 35 years, was back at the Beverly Hilton Saturday night for the 27th iteration. She had Magic Johnson as honoree and hope to haved raised close to $3 million for the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes in Aurora, Colorado. Mrs. Davis partnerned with Patron Sprits & Mercedes Benz for a traditional type of fund-raiser: a silent auction comes first – Bora Bora at the St. Regis was one item ; a live auction of a Mercedes; plus dinner with speeches and a performance by Kareem Abdoul Jabar, & Jay Leno as MC . This was a night when women wear the important jewelry and guests included Raquel Welch,Clive Davis,Rod Steward, Sidney Poitier, Harry Hamilin, Antonio Villaraigosa and Quincy Jones. We exited with massive gift bags & picture boot photo hosted by Patron Spirits.