bear cubs for Mosswood Zoo

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bear cubs for Mosswood Zoo - CITY PRESENTED WITH REAR CUBS Zoo at Mosswood...
CITY PRESENTED WITH REAR CUBS Zoo at Mosswood Park Receives Appreciated Acquisition. The two little, bear cubs which have been attracting so much attention In front of the Marlowe ; theater-, where they have ceen on exhibition for the last week or so, are npw the property of the city of Oakland, Selby Brothers, their owners, having presented them to the park commission" this afternoon. The cubs are only two months o?d and will prove a great acquisition to the zoo which the park commission has started in Mosswood Park. ; ; Henry P. Vogt, secretary of the park commission, who accepted the cubs on behalf of that -body this afternoon, stated that the commission already has a ctmple of deer at Mosswood Park as a nucleus for the xoo; and It is now having quarters prepared to accomodate the little cubs. 'We want the people of Oakland to know more about the zco." said Secretary Vogt this, afternoon, "as we are sure that similar gifts will be nfade the city if everybody knew how acceptable they are. We intend to have a rood that Oakland will be proud of." -' ! v

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  1. Oakland Tribune,
  2. 22 Jun 1911, Thu,
  3. Page 8

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