Photos: Krewe of Argus

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Minions from 'Despicable Me 2,' anchor a float Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie. More than 600 krewe members on 30 floats celebrated the theme 'Argus Memories.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Beads rain down on parade goers Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Daelyn Narcisse, 2, left, and her parents, Travor Webster and Terrianca Campbell, of Gramercy, get caught up in the excitement of the parade Tuesday as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie. More than 600 krewe members on 30 floats celebrated the theme 'Argus Memories.'

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- A rider tosses beads Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Bryce Yeargin, 5, and his dad, Jeric Yeargin, both of Slidell, get bombarded with beads Tuesday as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Louis Williams, 9, tosses posters for the Oscar-nominated movie 'Beasts of the Southern Wild,' Tuesday as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie. Cast members from the 'Beasts' and Minions from the upcoming film 'Despicable Me 2,' served as grand marshals.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- A rider tosses a trinket Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Members of the Kentwood High band don ponchos Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Derrick Englade, 11, tries to get the attention of float riders Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- The Krewe of Argus rolls Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, on Veterans Boulevard in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Parade goers reach for beads Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Queen Lydia Louise Netterville tosses beads Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- A rider tosses trinkets Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Courtney Cowans, left, Stone Dillon, Mia Giraldi and Cheryl Giraldi of Mandeville catch trinkets Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Mark Wilson catches beads for his son, Wyatt Wilson, 4 months, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Michele Perret of Urban Cowboys of Abita Springs tosses beads Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- The Krewe of Argus rolls Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, on Veterans Boulevard in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Actor Dwight Henry of the Oscar-nominated movie 'Beasts of the Southern Wild,' tosses trinkets Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Captain Lawrence Chehardy tosses beads Tuesday as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Actor Dwight Henry, of the Oscar-nominated movie 'Beasts of the Southern Wild,' tosses trinkets Tuesday as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie. More than 600 krewe members on 30 floats celebrated the theme 'Argus Memories.'

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- The Krewe of Argus rolls Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, on Veterans Boulevard in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- King Raymond Brandt tosses beadsTuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, as the Krewe of Argus rolls in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Darcel Waguespack, left, Connor Coleman, 3, Madison Coleman, 5, and Sue Royes seek shelter from the rain Tuesday before the Krew of Argus parade in Metairie.

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