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Loud As a Mime

September 1, 2011
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As a teenager in wartime France, Marcel Mangel helped fight Nazis in unusual ways–he doctored the passports of Jewish children, making them seem younger so they weren’t sent to labor camps. He also dressed up groups of children as boy scouts and led them on “hiking expeditions” along the French-Swiss border, smuggling…

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