Footage of the Mardi Gras Carnival in the United States of America.
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Various shots of thousands of people in the Streets of New Orleans in the United States of America. L/S's of large floats passing through the streets, headed by Hermes 'the god of commerce and travel'. Several more shots of the carnival in full swing which includes many people dancing wearing fancy dress costumes.