Mummers in the house


Froggy Brigade Mummer, Philadelphia, Jan. 1, 2011
The coloration on this member of the Froggy Carr New Year’s Brigade has military overtones for me — hints of camouflage green, the face painting before going into jungle combat, the patriotism, the earnestness. At the same time, the wig gives him a Native American look, another face-painting twist. None of which truly figured in the wench club’s theme,  “Forty Froggin Years.”


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