National Geographic : 1946 Aug
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome byJoseph Passantino Curiosity about the Camera Establishes a Quick Friendship Between Kunming Youngstersand aU.S.Army Lieutenant Fortunately the officer has a fair command of the Chinese language. "What is this?" he asks the boy opposite him as he points tothecamera. "Idon't know," replies the little fellow, whose companions press forward eagerly for a better view. Many Kunming children of his age hadnot seen acamera until U.S.troops arrived.