description: One of the things the Spinsters used to do was select a bachelor from among Mobile's eligible men and announce his name via the newspaper every Valentine's Day. Here we see four Spinsters posing in their costumes for their tableaux, entitled "Topsy and Eva."
creator: S. Blake McNeely
keywords: Mardi Gras, mystic societies, women, groups, recreation, leisure, masks, maskers, costumes, revelers, skits, plays, tableaux
source: S. Blake McNeely Collection