1903: Serenading a penguin Chris February 12, 2013 1900-1909, Animals 3 CommentsFavourited 1032 times Add to favourites “Gilbert Kerr, bagpiper, with penguin. Photographed by William Speirs Bruce during the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902-04″ - Wikipedia 3 Responses ville February 12, 2013 A little-known fact about this famous picture: the penguin was tied to a cooking pot to stop it from wandering away from the camera. http://www.rsgs.org/ifa/gems/polarpenguin.html Reply alan_bickerstaff February 12, 2013 Aah, the solo bagpipe. An instrument best listened to through binoculars… Reply Genecy February 12, 2013 This penguin must be deaf. The others must have escaped. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.