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[Photograph 2012.201.B0359B.0473]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "MAYBE - There was considerable discussion among the lions of the Oklahoma City Zoo Monday over whether they might be directly related to the quintuplets pictured at Chicago in this Wirephoto. Leo Blondin, zoo superintendent, said he wouldn't be surprised if the father of Clyde Beatty's quints here is one of the cubs who left Oklahoma a few years ago, born at the OKC Zoo to Queen, who is still here."
Date: February 8, 1939
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0359B.0437]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "School lunch program doesn't fit a cub lion's menu. However, her handler, Vicki Boyles, 2156 Brighton, came prepared. She took time out from her studies to bottle feed the cub."
Date: October 12, 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0359B.0456]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Star boarder at the Oklahoma City animal shelter is Sheba, a 9-month-old lioness picked up last week after she was left in a residence in northern Oklahoma City."
Date: February 7, 1975
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0359B.0428]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "It isn't every pair of sisters who have a live lion to play with, but Susan McMillin, 6, and her sister, Carolyn, 7, are an exception."
Date: May 8, 1958
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0359B.0457]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Booger," a lion cub left homeless at Fort Worth is happy now in his new home in the Ardmore Jaycee Zoo. The cub is about 15 months old and about half the size of "King," the old male lion looking on from an adjoining cage."
Date: November 24, 1952
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0359B.0474]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Photo shows two circus lions being loosed on a small island in the Mississippi near Commerce, Mo., by Denver Wright of St. Louis, who had bought the lions in order to stage a synthetic lion hunt. The hunt however ended when the lions were shot by a local deputy sheriff armed with a sub-machine gun."
Date: October 17, 1932
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0359B.0433]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Biding the time this morning until her fellow felines arrive, Lisa the lion waits impatiently for other animals in the Shrine Circus. A delay in Tulsa will not affect tonight's opening of a four-day appearance at State Fair Arena."
Date: March 25, 1981
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society