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February 23 2009. New Orleans, Louisiana.
Lundi Gras. The King of Rex, masked and unidentified comes ashore to give his Official Proclamation of Carnival, marking the commencement of the revelry that is Mardi Gras. The King meets with mayor Ray Nagin to make his announcement. Rex is the oldest traditional parade and King of Mardi Gras, founded in 1872.
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