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In Arts on February 6, 2009 at 4:58 pm

Which well-known Yalie made a cameo appearance in the popular 1938 film “Bringing up Baby?”

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  1. Handsome Dan
  2. Peabody’s Pride
  3. Vincent Price
  4. Paul Mellon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Nicknamed “Peabody’s Pride,” Yale’s own Apatosaurus was selected as “the perfect monster” for a sequence calling for a “brontosaurus” skeleton in a museum sequence.  His co-stars were Katherine Hepburn and Cary Grant.

 

 

© 2005 Peabody Museum of Natural History,Yale University. All rights reserved.
Poster image most likely copyrighted by RKO Radio Pictures.

 

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