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Who in heaven or hell, Africa or France, was Marie Leveau? Catholic in the morning, voodoo by night Working wife, widow, mistress, and voodoo divorce Marie Laveau brings the New Orleans Saints to town Color schemes and protection policies on St. Ann Street Freedom la mode, la Marie Life in the cities of the dead At the altar of love and luck Madame Laveau's prayers, poisons, and political pull How John, the Devil, and Mam'zelle Marie hoodooed the media A tale of two sisters The last queen of the voodoos returns from the dead Postscript : events in the lives of the Marie Laveaus At the end : recognition and respect.