Joe, a five-weeks-old budgerigar, is the drinkers’ friend at the Standard Hotel, Fitzroy (Vic.). Here he is seen perched on two different kinds of glasses — having one on the
house, and balanced on the glasses of the licensee, Mr. Claude Coleman.
– Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW ) Monday 18 January 1954.
* Main picture: thestandardhotel.com.au