On this Throwback Thursday, journey back to the Bear Den at Nay Aug Park and visit with the cubs.

Three little bears look questioningly at the photographer as he takes their picture in Nay Aug Park Zoo on May 8, 1950. They were born in January. Times-Tribune Archives

Three bear cubs are just hanging out in their home at the Nay Aug Park Zoo on May 8, 1950. Visitors to the zoo watch the cubs from outside the enclosure. Times-Tribune Archives

Visitors to Nay Aug Park Zoo on May 8, 1950 stop and visit with the bear cubs in their den. Times-Tribune Archives

Previous Throwback Thursday Posts – 

Sept 28 – September Storms 

Sept 21 – Cheerleading 

Sept 14 – An Imperial Stallion in Scranton 

Aug 24 – History of the 1900 block of N. Main Ave

Aug 10 – Bike Race

Aug 3 – Hanging out by the pool

July 27 – Watermelons

July 20 – Do you remember Arlans?

July 13 – Dream Games

July 6 – Parade of Little Tots

June 29 – Girl Scouts Roundup

June 22 – Now Pitching

June 15 – Tonight at Tink’s

June 8 – Celebration

June 1 – Burning up the charts

May 25 – Psycho