The above image with the cat is not Lois January. We are researching more into this (1-11-2013)
Who is this woman?
Her name is Lois January. She actually apears a couple times in the movie, she is also one of the ladies helping freshening up Dorothy (picture below she is on the right). And the last picture on the bottom is a more recent picture.
Lois January is on the right
(Photo courtesy of Steve Cox, author of"The Munchkins of Oz")
More recent picture of Lois January
Lois January died in Los Angeles, California of Alzheimer's disease on August 7, 2006, aged 92