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Mardi-Gras Celebrating King Carnival in New Orleans Mary Bisland

Mardi-Gras Celebrating King Carnival in New Orleans

Mary Bisland

Published March 4th 2012
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Kindle Edition
25 pages
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29 page Kindle article originally published in 1890. Details beginnings of New Orleans Mardi-Gras celebration and how Mandeville Marigny reinvigorated the carnival celebration. Also talks about the Comus Krewe from the New Orleans Pickwick Club andMore29 page Kindle article originally published in 1890. Details beginnings of New Orleans Mardi-Gras celebration and how Mandeville Marigny reinvigorated the carnival celebration. Also talks about the Comus Krewe from the New Orleans Pickwick Club and their involvement in the Shrove Tuesday Celebration.Original magazine article contained ten pages and eight illustrations.Pictures include -1) 3 drawings of Mardi-Gras celebrations2) Pickwick Club in New Orleans3) Procession of floats4) Crowd on way to Mardi-Gras Ball5) Miss Cora Townsend as Mardi-Gras Queen6) One of the Proteuss QueensQuick read detailing early history of Mardi-Gras celebration that has not been seen in over a century. Great material for researchers, or fans of Mardi-Gras.