Then 45 years old, Robert Foligny Broussard was a raucous and charismatic Democrat from New Iberia, Louisiana.
Intelligence of this reached me at New Iberia, and induced me to visit the island.
Several days were passed at New Iberia in attention to a matter of much interest.
Beyond the last houses, toward New Iberia, a faint light from some camp fires could be seen.
Mrs. H. and myself started one day, to drive from New Iberia to the Avery salt mine, some ten miles distant.
And—will you telephone to New Iberia for a minister—at once—for this evening train?
He was with the company in all of its campaigning in Louisiana and was one of the twenty-two who re-enlisted at New Iberia.