In 1915, Harry Whittier Frees published a book called The Little Folks of Animal Land. In it, Frees dressed up kittens and puppies in a bunch of human scenarios and created comical scenes. Because people have generally always loved laughing at animals in people clothes — long before ICanHazCheeseburger figured it out. Click through for a bunch of cute photos of pups and kitties from ye olde times.
“Who You Callin’ A Dunce?”
“What’s Delaying My Dinner?”
“Purra Plays a Joke on Prowler.”
“Mrs. Bufkins had a Busy Day.”
“Rosie was a patient model.”
“Mrs. Bufkins Takes Barker’s Place.”
Original by Julie Gerstein