Mardi Gras Colors

From the back of a cookbook of favorite recipes by the Kings and Queens of the Krewe of Rex, the premiere old-line Mardi Gras Krewe in New Orleans, comes this vintage explanation of the colors of Mardi Gras.

 

Green is for friendship, purple for royalty, and gold for purity.

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Taken on March 6, 2011