Roland Robbins, Joe Mendi & Gertrude Bauman
Dec, 1925
Joe Mendi was a famous chimpanzee used in movies. In 1925 Mendi made an appearance in Dayton, Tennessee as part of the Monkey trial. At one point he was photographed at Robinson's drugstore sipping a soda. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, LC-DIG-npcc-27341