It’s easy to see why Su Lin became a big zoo attraction. In newsreel footage, the panda clowns amicably in a basket, then chews on her keeper’s arms and grabs at his legs like an oversized cat.
Diana-Mei Mei in HongKong, in the way to the U.S., 1938
Posted November 29, 1990
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Quentin Young, Ruth Harkness, and the pandas in China