Of Cats and Liners

Of Cats and Liners

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Titanic’s cat was named Jenny.

“Even Jenny, the ship’s cat and part of the crew, had immediately found herself a comfortable corner; she varied her usual Christmas routine on previous ships by presenting Titanic with a litter of kittens in April.” – Violet Jessop on joining Titanic’s crew as a stewardess.

Sadly, Jenny and her kittens went down with Titanic.

Capt Hailey and cat on Empress_of Canada

Captain A. J. Hailey holding a cat on Canadian Pacific’s Empress of Canada (1922).

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