Amusing collection of chimpanzee photos in various uniforms spiral book. This collection of photos features chimpanzees as the following, Police officer with phone and wearing handcuffs and reads “One goes on my hand,the other goes on HIS hand, got it chief”, the next shows chimpanzee dressed in suit with press card on his pocket and says “ Senator, can you say anything that isn’t “off the record?”, the next features a chimp wearing a red cowboy shirt, black hat, with cigarette dangling from his mouth and a bag of tobacco in his breast pocket, with a rope coil over his left shoulder and holding an iron poker.
It reads “When he quits kickin;, I’ll let him have it”. The next photo shows the chimp dressed as a ring master holding a whip in his right hand and a tiger on a stand behind him. It reads “Remember, a good trainer never takes his eyes off the animal”. The next photo shows the chimp in a captain’s hat and red sweater next to a 3 masted ship and says “you mean this belongs in a bottle.”.
The next photo is of a chimp dressed as a milkman holding a basket of milk, and says “What next? Now they want “Spiked Egg Nog?”. The next photo shows a chimp wearing a suit, next to an old time stock ticker on a phone and it reads “P.J.? This is C.P. – sell A.T.&T, on the Q.T.- Buy I.B.M., P.D.Q”. The next photo shows one dressed as a carpenter holding a circular saw, and asking “Sorry, about that, boss. I forgot how to turn it off”. The next photo is of a chimp in red plaid, and operating an old style paper tape machine and reads “Between the red tape and the gummed tape, this order may never get shipped.”.
The next chimp is sitting on a car seat, wearing a striped suit and holding a steering wheel, and reads “I know you signaled a right turn, lady. That’s what fooled me.”. And the last photo shows a chimp wearing a red jogging suit on an exercise bicycle, and says “Pull the plug I can’t get off!”.
Not exactly sure what these amusing photos are made for, they have a spiral wire at top to hold them all together. Overall the photographs are in very good to fine condition, with some minor edge wear, however the chimp as a cop has a fair amount of yellow spotting all over it. There is a total of 11 pictures for your enjoyment. They are all about 10 inches tall, and 9.5 inches wide. Printed on a slick surface type of heavy paper. No manufacturer or photographer information is available.