It’s Another A-Z Break Day

So I decided to post a few photos I really like that

  • just didn’t fit into any of the A to Z posts
  • were found after the letter they fit was already posted

Gerald Ford with his Pet Boston Terrier
ca 1916
 Courtesy Gerald R. Ford Library 

The future president is a bit old in this photo for it to have been be posted under Babies and Dogs. That’s a big hint that the letter T will not be Toddlers and Dogs.  Partying Dogs beat out Possessive Dogs for the letter P.

Mrs. J.M. Gray
between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915
George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress)

The ears on this dog are just amazing.

Police Dog, Tess
January 1, 1935
Photograph by Sam Hood
Courtesy State Library of New South Wales

I almost posted this photograph with the Listening Dogs using the logic “dogs have great hearing so even though the ear piece is hanging down the dog is listening”. Another clue for the letter T, it won’t be Talking Dogs.

Sources of Photographs:

  • Gerald Ford with His Pet Boston Terrier, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library & Museum, H0027-03. Public Domain (No usage fees, no permission required). 
  • Mrs. J.M. Gray, George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress), LC-B2- 3043-4. No known restrictions on publication.
  • Police Dog, Tess via the State Library of New South Wales Collection’s photostream on Flickr. No known copyright restrictions.
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