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There were many witty entries, but Museum staff voted Thomas’s caption our favorite. We can’t resist sharing a few of the other great submissions that made choosing one winner tough:
Watch your tone young man. My partner is NOT a dummy!–Mark S.
I'd like you to meet my new partner. Off. Manny Quinn. A little quiet, but wears the uniform well.–Tom B.
Meet our new rookie, Woody. We're sure he will go straight to the top.–Michael H.
Now here’s what we really know about this photo. The Kansas City (MO) Police Department is staffing a booth at the 1965 Missouri State Fair. The officer in the foreground is posing with a mannequin, likely meant to show off their uniforms, while greeting passersby.