I really wish we had more information in the archives on some photos, like this one:

"Is This Your Litter, Lady?"

First place - Feature picture

St. Petersburg Times and Evening Independent photographer  Ricardo Ferro won a first place award in the 17th annual Pictures of the Year contest co-sponsored by the University of Missouri School of Journalism, the National Press Photographers Association and the World Book Encyclopedia Science Service Inc.

You can browse 130 years of Tampa Bay Times photos for yourself athttp://tbtim.es/photoarchives.