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Photo feature: Gettin’ on up for Mardi Gras

Past queen Pam Plummer crowns Kerry Baskin, left, the king of the Krewe of Janus as the krewe’s queen Gloria Dangerfield, right, waits to get crowned during their krewe’s annual ball at the Natchez Convention Center. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

Past queen Pam Plummer crowns Kerry Baskin, left, the king of the Krewe of Janus as the krewe’s queen Gloria Dangerfield, right, waits to get crowned during their krewe’s annual ball at the Natchez Convention Center. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

 

Charles Bacon, from left, Gloria Washington, Vincent Washington and Nia Reed watch Zachary Robinson, not pictured, perform as James Brown during the ball. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

Charles Bacon, from left, Gloria Washington, Vincent Washington and Nia Reed watch Zachary Robinson, not pictured, perform as James Brown during the ball. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

 

Robinson performs as James Brown during the ball. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

Robinson performs as James Brown during the ball. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)