Around 900 B.C., a group of people known as the Mayans begin to settle the territory around the Yucatan Peninsula. By 300 A.D., the Mayan culture had become quite advanced. The Mayans were not ruled by a central government. They shared the same language, traditions and culture, but they were led by small local governments.
A friend hears the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.
Pioneer Girls Leaders Handbook
New Orleans'' first Mardi Gras celebration was held in February, 1826.