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Bill The Cat & Opus
Image by JD Hancock
Opus: Hey Billy-Boy, how are things looking out there on the Internet?

Bill The Cat: Ack! Thpppt!!!

As seen in the comic strips Bloom County, Outland, and Opus, and part of my Pop Duos series.

Photo shot for the Flickr group 7 Days of Shooting.

j.towbin says: View On Black!

LEGO Roomba Cat …in action! [VIDEO]
Image by Ochre Jelly
Inspired by Max-Arthur, the amazing Roomba-surfing cat, who became an Internet sensation recently when his owner Helen Arnold decided to kit him out with an awesome shark costume! Click here to see videos of him chasing a duckling around her house.

A cat sitting in the fairlead of the barque PAMIR, 1947
Image by Australian National Maritime Museum on The Commons
Between 1900 and the 1950s, Sydney photographer Sam Hood took hundreds of photographs of ships and their crew for souvenirs of their visit or to send home to families. This photograph depicts a ship’s cat on the PAMIR, one of the largest commercial sailing ships on world routes. Cargoes of grain provided happy hunting grounds.

The four-masted German barque was the flagship for Sydney’s Australia Day regatta, which was held on the public holiday on 27 January 1947. The vessel, along with a naval gunboat, was moored at Kurraba Point and acted as the starting and finishing line for some 2,000 participants of the 111th Anniversary Regatta.

For more information see Patricia Miles’ article Little Shipmates in Signals 82, 2008, pp 34-35.

This photo is part of the Australian National Maritime Museum’s Samuel J. Hood Studio collection. Sam Hood (1872-1953) was a Sydney photographer with a passion for ships. His 60-year career spanned the romantic age of sail and two world wars. The photos in the collection were taken mainly in Sydney and Newcastle during the first half of the 20th century.

The ANMM undertakes research and accepts public comments that enhance the information we hold about images in our collection. This record has been updated accordingly.

Photographer: Samuel J. Hood Studio Collection

Object no. 00024737

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