The marine and the kitten, Korean War, 1952

The marine and the kitten, Korean War, 1952

This photo of Marine Sergeant Frank Praytor feeding tiny orphaned two-week-old kitten became very popular in 1953. It was published in more than 1,700 newspapers. By the way, the kitten survived. Frank Praytor called her Miss Hap because, he explained, “she was born at the wrong place at the wrong time”. After Praytor returned home, Miss…