The Big Race

A bicycle race between Gilbert Bonin and George Summers created a lot of excitement in Abbeville on Friday, July 16, 1897.

Spinning and weaving, weaving and spinning

Jim Bradshaw

It is amazing that there are even a handful of folk who can still do old-fashioned Acadian spinning and weaving, considering that it was apparently a dying craft well before the 1900s.


The Vermilion Today

Abbeville Meridional

318 N. Main St.
Abbeville, LA 70510
Phone: 337-893-4223
Fax: 337-898-9022

The Kaplan Herald

219 North Cushing Avenue
Kaplan, LA 70548

The Gueydan Journal

311 Main Street
Gueydan, LA 70542

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