B photo, 1970s. Mardi Gras in Church Point Louisiana. Cajun Mardi Gras. Written on photo: "Masked costumed horsemen ride the Cajun countryside each Mardi Gras, stopping at rural farmhouses to ask in French for a chicken for the communty gumbo that night. Cajun Mardi Gras, called "Courrir du Mardi Gras" is run with about 75 horsemen at Church Point, Mamou and other Cajun towns of southwest Louisiana."