The building changed hands several times and became a restaurant with the name The Court of Two Sisters, a nod to the Camors sisters’ aristocratic upbringing.
New Orleans Know-It-All
Over the next few weeks we’ll explore the history of some (to borrow the title of Stanley Clisby Arthur’s 1937 book) “Famous New Orleans Drinks and How to Mix ‘Em.”
This week marks the 50th anniversary of the landfall of Hurricane Camille, which tore a path of destruction across the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
You’ll hear a lot this month about the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock Music and Art Fair in upstate New York in August 1969, but did you kn…
The last A&G closed around 1998.
Currency made here bears the mint mark “O” on the reverse.
Born Oretha Castle in Oakland, Tennessee on July 22, 1939, she moved to New Orleans in 1947.