Category: chickens

Daily News, New York, New York, August 28, 1921

Chicago Tribune, Illinois, May 24, 1931

The Tampa Tribune, Florida, August 9, 1949

The Evening News, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, August 7, 1912

How to Dress As Your Favorite Animal, Part 2 of 2 (Part 1)

Illustrated London News, England, February 26, 1910

Various actors dressed for Chantecler, a play written by
Edmond Rostand and set in a barnyard.

Lucien Guitry, 1910:

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Gertrude Hoffmann, 1910:

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Simone le Bargy, 1910:

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Maud Jay, Frances Kapstowne and Davy Burnaby, 1910:

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Maude Adams, 1911:

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Bonus contestant! although most characters were feathered, the play did feature other animals, like this dog:

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And these frogs (I wish I had a clearer photo):

The Minneapolis Star, Minneapolis, Minnesota, July 15, 1930

The Washington Post, Washington DC, August 7, 1909

Panama City News-Herald, Florida, March 6, 1952

The Times, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 5, 1896