Friday, January 24, 2014

36. Discussion of Judson's "Myths and Legends"

36.  We discuss Katharine B. Judson's Myths and Legends of the Mississippi Valley and the Great Lakes.  This 1914 anthology includes stories from all over the Mississippi valley.  We have included the ones from tribes in the Louisiana area: Biloxi, Choctaw, Chitimacha, and Natchez.  Stephen and Bruce discuss several of the stories, including Crawfish Creation.
  1. This week in Louisiana history. January 26, 1699 (According to one account) Pierre LeMoyne, Iberville landed at Pensacola on his way to Louisiana.
  2. This week in Louisiana.
    Springhill Krewe of Artemis Grand Bal'
    January 25, 2014
    101 Machen Drive
    Springhill, LA 70175
    Springhill Krewe of Artemis Grand Bal' will be held at the Civic Center at 101 Machen Drive in Springhill.  The gala features a night of good food, fun and entertainment.
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