National Geographic : 1938 Nov
© National Geographic Society Dufaycolor Photograph byWillard R.Culver "YOU CAN THROW ME ON THE TABLE, BUT JUST TRY TO PUT ME 'ONTHE SHELF'!" Annoyed and stubborn, this RED PERSIAN, Champion "Tempul Fancy Pants of Nellanook," refused topose, had tobeflung onthetable and instantly snapped by the NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC'S staff photographer. Like carrot-topped humans, red-haired cats often have tempers tomatch their fiery coats. "Fancy Pants" belongs to Mrs. A. M. Olmsted.