"I could have laughed when I realized that it was the cat" [CHAS]
NPR has done a feature on Matilda, The Algonquin Hotel's Feline Celebrity, which contains a summary of the piece and a link to the audio file. Long time BSI Weekend attendees may also recognize the voice of Mike Lyons, bell captain who has been with the Algonquin for four decades.
- The New York Times did a feature on the Algonquin renovations in its Travel section in 1998.
- The Dorothy Parker Society threw a 100th birthday party for the Gonk in 2002 (that's Mike blowing out the cake)