Real Name


First Appearance

Dot and Tot of Merryland (1901)

Original Publisher

George M. Hill Co.

Created by

L. Frank Baum


Palladius is the uncle of King Felis of the Valley of Pussycats in Merryland. He is a great, black pussy who wears spectacles. His large family lives at house number 9, including his niece, Snowball, and her kittens. He is uncle to half the pussys in the Valley.

Uncle Palladius has a deep, bass voice and his house produces the loudest and most varied chorus in the nightly midnight concert.

When Dot and Tot visited Merryland, Uncle Palladius was honored to host Dot at dinner.

Public Domain Appearances

  • Dot and Tot of Merryland

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