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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Monogram Hunters 3rd Chief Keelian Boyd, Sr. gives a kiss to his uncle, Big Chief Tyrone Pie Stevenson, as he helps him on with his suit a few hours before the Mardi Gras Indians Uptown Super Sunday in New Orleans, La. Sunday, March 30, 2014. Stevenson who is renowned for his sewing ability and three dimensional bead formations is returning to masking after a 15-year hiatus. Boyd served as one of the interim chiefs for the Monogram Hunters during the hiatus.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Monogram Hunters spy boy Kmon Washington leans against his grandfather Teddy Cook as he gets help putting on his shoes before the Mardi Gras Indians Uptown Super Sunday in New Orleans, La. Sunday, March 30, 2014.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Monogram Hunters Second Chief Jeremy Stevenson helps Big Queen Denice Smith, center, put some finishing touches on her suit a few hours before Uptown Super Sunday in New Orleans, La. Sunday, March 30, 2014.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Monogram Hunters Big Queen Denice Smith's suit features three dimensional bead structures designed in part by Smith, Monogram Hunters Big Chief Tyrone Pie Stevenson and hookup man Dennis Stixx as seen before Uptown Super Sunday in New Orleans, La. Sunday, March 30, 2014.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Monogram Hunters 3rd Chief Keelian Boyd, Sr. helps his uncle, Big Chief Tyrone Pie Stevenson, with his suit a few hours before the Mardi Gras Indians Uptown Super Sunday in New Orleans, La. Sunday, March 30, 2014. Stevenson who is renowned for his sewing ability and three dimensional bead formations is returning to masking after a 15-year hiatus. Boyd served as one of the interim chiefs for the Monogram Hunters during the period. Dennis Stixx who help sew and design the suits is at center.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Monogram Hunters flag boy Marcell Joseph, 9, puts on his mask before Uptown Super Sunday in New Orleans, La. Sunday, March 30, 2014.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Monogram Hunters Big Chief Tyrone Pie Stevenson is greeted by New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu as he masks time for the first time in 15-years in the Mardi Gras Indians Uptown Super Sunday in New Orleans, La. Sunday, March 30, 2014. Stevenson who is renowned for his sewing ability and three dimensional bead formations is returning to masking after a 15-year hiatus.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Monogram Hunters Big Chief Tyrone Pie Stevenson as masks for the first time in 15-years in the Mardi Gras Indians Uptown Super Sunday in New Orleans, La. Sunday, March 30, 2014. Stevenson who is renowned for his sewing ability and three dimensional bead formations is returning to masking after a 15-year hiatus.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Monogram Hunters Big Chief Tyrone Pie Stevenson as masks for the first time in 15-years in the Mardi Gras Indians Uptown Super Sunday in New Orleans, La. Sunday, March 30, 2014. Stevenson who is renowned for his sewing ability and three dimensional bead formations is returning to masking after a 15-year hiatus.