The Cats of University Heights: Jingles

On the same Louisiana block where the Craftsman Bungalows were demolished and where reside Cuddles, HonchoKuro, Regal, Saunter, and Squeaky, my wife and I met a Tuxedo whose manner and movement suggest elder cat.

I believe this fine feline is longest-ago photographed but unpublished beastie. Some kitties are more endearing than others, and this one tickled my fancy (yeah, yeah, archaic phrasing) such that I held back posting in hopes of getting a real name. While Annie and I have seen the shorthair since the first sighting on Jan. 23, 2022, we haven’t been lucky enough to encounter an owner.

For now let’s call her (or him) Jingles for the sound that the collar bell makes.

The Featured Image and companions come from iPhone 13 Pro. Vitals for the first: f/1.5, ISO 50, 1/5319 sec, 26mm; 9:55 a.m. PDT. The second: f/2.8, ISO 32, 1/874 sec, 77mm; 9:55 a.m. The third is same as the first but one minute earlier. The last: f/2.8, ISO 32, 1/302 sec, 77mm; 9:52 a.m.

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