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5 days 20 min ago Image from the TSA Instagram account with the following caption: What you’re seeing here is a cool little piece of history that was discovered in a carry-on bag by TSA officers at the Albany International Airport (ALB). It’s the original prototype of what is known today as the stabby cat.
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Originally known in the mid-18th Century as “Ye Olde Cleaving Cat,” it was forged by famed blacksmith Jeduthan Jabb at his Williamsburg, Virginia shop. It had the same purpose then as it does today. Self defense. While they were permitted on wagons in the 18th century, they are not permitted in the cabin of a commercial aircraft today.
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One more thing about Jeduthan Jabb. He wasn’t a very tall man. Not nearly as tall as this tale we’ve told you. In fact, he didn’t even exist. But hey, it really was discovered at ALB and it is prohibited.
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Please pack these in your checked bags and be sure to familiarize yourself with local laws as these are illegal in some states. Comments290 What you’re seeing here is a cool little piece of history that was discovered in a carry-on bag by TSA officers at the...