US President Chester A. Arthur with cats. He became President after the assassination of James Garfield. He reformed the civil service system, but also signed the Chinese Exclusion Act which banned Chinese immigration. He beautified the White House.
Abraham Lincoln was the first president to bring a cat into the White House. When Abe Lincoln assumed office, his son, Tad, asked to bring his cat - named Tabby - on the trip from Illinois to the nation's capital, Lincoln was compelled to agree.
World War I Poster: The Navy Needs You! Don't Read American History - Make it! U S Navy Recruiting Station The artist / illustrator of this poster was the noted artist, James Montgomery Flagg who was also famed for his "Uncle Sam" illustrations.