National Geographic : 1950 May
"American Kitchen Very Convenient, I Think." Kimono-clad Visitors Marvel Most at ElectricStove, Refrigerator, Hot Running Water Hard-drudging Japanese women thrill at conveniences in the home of Mrs. Keith D. Stidham, wife of a United StatesArmy lieutenant, atoneofOccupied Japan's many "little Americas," IX Corps Headquarters, near Sendai. The Japanese housewife at right is lucky; she lives at Atami and cooks bysteam from itshotsprings. © National Geographic Society 605 Kodachromes byJ.Baylor Roberts ,oe r?7? , M: &% +nk!s _ rYmi"