Times Past: July 10, 1974

By Isabella Gillespie
July 9 2022 - 2:00pm
Times Past: July 10, 1974

Ambitious plans were reported in The Canberra Times on this day in 1974, as the man in charge of animal experiments at the ANU, Dr John Smith, sought a $100,000 grant for a colony of cats. It was not a case of needing a few cats available living at the university - Dr Smith would need "some 400 cats a year".



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