The intersection of Decatur St. and the corner St. Philip, was considered the epicenter of the Sicilian Quarter at the turn of the century. Courtesy of the Louisiana State Museum

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Italian phrase of the day
Mazze e panelle fannu li figli belli, panelle senza mazze fanno li figli pacci.Sticks and loaves make the children beautiful, loaves without sticks make the offspring crazy.Neapolitan