The Reader’s Notebook: Rin Tin Tin

Sep 10, 2019

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September 10, 2019 -- Rin Tin Tin was a male German Shepherd that was an international star in motion pictures. He was rescued from a World War I battlefield by an American soldier, Lee Duncan, who nicknamed him "Rinty". Duncan trained Rin Tin Tin and obtained silent film work for the dog.