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  • Writer's pictureFred Litwin

Letter from a Friend in New Orleans for the 1969 Mardi Gras

Updated: Jul 2

New Orleans Times-Picayune, February 19, 1969

I found this commentary by Tony Geiss in the Sylvia Meagher archives, and it is not bad:

The above commentary is marked 1968, but it must have been 1969 because the Clay Shaw trial took place in 1969.

Here is a list of people to whom Sylvia Meagher sent this commentary: (hat tip, Paul Hoch)

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