Say Catnip: 1936

Say Catnip: 1936

Curious Tom. Washington, D.C. Curiosity killed the cat but Tom, favorite pet at the Washington pound, seems willing to take a chance as he inspects the cameraman's little black box. Stray cats and dogs at the pound were given a Christmas party today by the poundmaster, Frank B. Marks. Photograph taken December 23, 1936. Photo by Harris & Ewing. Vintage photo provided by LOC. Original Medium: glass negative.