Sgt Allinson NER & Police Dog 'Jim'. Early in 1908 the first Police Dogs to be used in the United Kingdom went on patrol at Hull Docks. Initially there were just four dogs; " Jim", "Vic", "Mick" and "Ben" . Jim’s handler was Sergeant ALLINSON who was pictured in the local press and the nationally circulated "Pall-Mall" and "Penny Pictorial" magazines. The latter reported: " In a novel experiment by the North Eastern Railway Police, dogs are used as detectives on the docks at Hull.
"Keep Your Dog Frisky With Friskies" 1953 Friskies Dog Food (Airedale)
Airedale Terrier and German Shepherd War Dogs - 1920
Lady with an Airedale Terrier, date and place unknown
A boy and his Airedale. I pinned this one long ago. It was a dark image and decided to lighten it up and resin. Early 1900's
Lussyland Airedales: Airedale Terrier
Airedale Terrier Assisting Nurses - c. 1940's
Radio Personality Henry Morgan and his Airedale Terrier, Shag, model an early Morgan product, Adler Elevator Shoes ("Now you can be taller than she is"). Sponsor Adler first resented, then tolerated and finally applauded antics like this. c. 1947