Cat and bird maintain an unusual friendship in the State Prison, Folsom, 1936
- Cat and bird maintain an unusual friendship in the State Prison, Folsom, 1936
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- March 5, 1936
- Los Angeles Times
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Photograph appears with the article, "Cat and Bird in Prison Form Odd Attachment," Los Angeles Times, 05 Mar. 1936: A1.
Two convicted murderers of Folsom State Prison rescued a baby linnet and a newborn kitten from hunger and malnutrition and nursed them back to health. The cat and bird live in the prison's print shop in complete harmony.
While the cat sleeps his bird companion perches on his front legs and pulls at one of the cat's whiskers in his beak.
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- b&w nitrate negative
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