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More the thoughtful and imaginative boy might have mused; but now a large yellow cat, a great favorite with all the children, leaped in at the open window.
One day Tom was in the act of dosing the crack when his aunt's yellow cat came along, purring, ey- ing the teaspoon avariciously, and begging for a taste.
Nicholson sat silent for an appreciable time, while his unhappy son surveyed the poles in the back green, and a certain yellow cat that was perched upon the wall.
He made his carpet in circles--first a circle of old gray tomcats, with their tails all pointing toward the center; then a circle of yellow cats; next a circle of black cats and a circle of white ones; then a circle of all sorts of cats; and, finally, a centerpiece of assorted kittens.
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Mimes and Pulkovo Airport mascot Yellow Cat, greeted passengers in the departures hall.
Talkeetna, a town with a population as low as 900 elected Stubbs, the yellow cat mayor in a write-in campaign in 1998 because the residents were not happy with any of the human candidates in the mayoral election that year.
In an interview with Open Book Toronto, Becker admits that "[t]he hardest part of writing Juba This, Juba That was staying true to the spirit of the original words, but taking out the violent and often unpleasant imagery that was woven through the original." As such, the opening lines of the narrative--"Juba this, Juba that, / Juba spies a yellow cat" (2)--replace the following found in one version of the original: "Juba dis and Juba dat / and Juba killed da yellow cat" (Watson).
Mark Reed from Bedlington caught seven on a Yellow Cat while Nick Holland had seven on Bloodworm.
Customers walking into Wasko Do it Best Hardware in Keosauqua, iowa, might notice a yellow cat curled up at a cash register or pawing at them through a window before they start shopping.
One rainy night Sofia thought her dream might come true, for she saw a sad, neglected-looking yellow cat outside her patio door.
Two young anglers who did well were Thomas Morgan and Luke Jenkins who caught on Montana nymphs and white and yellow cat's whiskers fished on floating lines.