“1930; A party of prize winning Sealyham Terriers at the Cruft’s Dog Show in London. Image: Veale/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images.” Via Mashable.
There was a 1949 TV show called “A Couple of Joes.” (It only ran from October of 1949 to the summer of 1950; must have been one of the very first shows.) It starred two guys named Joe -geddit? And…a rather dour but friendly doggeh named J.J. Morgan! (Mashable Retronaut.)
“I don’t know who this man is, but I call him Peter because I envision him being the welcoming committee at the Pearly Gates. ‘Hi. Welcome to Heaven. We have puppies!‘ From my own collection of photos of people I don’t know with their pets. Thank you for the Cute!” -ShaSha.
“In Shetland they start knitting early; Little Chrissie Cheyne is wearing a knitting belt. ‘Girl with Cat,’ J. Peterson, 1939-46, © Shetland Museum, Lerwick, Shetland, #P03602.” From Principles Of Knitting.com, surely their first C.O. reference. Sent in by Arne.
Johnny Cash with kitteh: unknown source and year.
“Joseph Wright of Derby. Two Girls Dressing a Kitten by Candlelight. c. 1768-70.” Michael S. says “Stumbled across this while searching for candlelit paintings. Seems about right for Cute Overload- possibly Flashback Friday?”
Let’s take ‘er back to 2011- when Bub was adopted– this is her second day home with her new
hoomin can opener. GOOD JOB, BUB!
..yes we do! Rolling Stone Keith Richards (above) and Paul McCartney (below) as seen on Blog.Piktureplanet.com.
To give you an idea of how old this photo is…President Lincoln was still a year away from taking office! “1860: A canine amateur photographer.” From Vintage Everyday!