Kiss of Life Rocco Morabito of Jacksonville Journal for his photograph, “The Kiss of Life”. Spot News Photography 1968 Apprentice lineman J.D. Thompson is breathing life into the mouth of another apprentice lineman, Randall G. Champion, who hangs unconscious after receiving a jolt of high voltage electricity. Photographer Rocco Morabito was driving in Jacksonville on West 26th Street in July 1967 on another assignment when he documented the event.
A mother hides her face in shame, c.1948, Chicago. Forced with eviction and penniless, the parents have literally put their children up for sale. This was not a joke…What’s interesting is that the accompanying article did not pass judgement and there are no calls for whisking the children away to protective services.