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Stars and Stripes, Dec. 23, 1954 

MAKING FRIENDS-A marine tries to coax a smile from a shy Korean girl after presenting her a new sweater.  The youngster is one of some 10,000 Korean children for whom 1st Marine Div. will play Santa this year.  The leathernecks, planning the holiday celebrations since September, will entertain and present gifts to the children at 48 parties through their sector of Korea.  (USMC Photo)



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