His pantaloons were of the finest sky-blue cottonade—the produce of the looms of Opelousas.
General Banks arrived on the evening of the 7th from Opelousas.
Some parts of the prairies of Opelousas are of great fertility, and those of Attakapas are still more so.
"Us was both slaves on de old plantation close to Opelousas," Pauline began.
Opelousas prairie is still more extensive than Attakapas, being computed to contain nearly eight thousand square miles.
The first defensible position was at the Bayou Vermilion, thirty miles south of Opelousas.
A considerable part of Attakapas is also very productive, as well as portions of Opelousas.
We were then at the port of Opelousas and shipping cotton at a great rate.
Here, on the eastern shore, was the terminus of the New Orleans and Opelousas railroad.
After leaving Bayou Crocodile, our young hunters travelled due west, over the prairies of Opelousas.