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What People Who Live Long — and Through Pandemics, War, and More — Have in Common

Medium | During the Second World War, an American woman named Shelley Smith Mydans reported on the conflict for Life magazine. Along with her husband, the photographer Carl Mydans, Shelley documented WWII in both Europe and the Pacific. Midway through the war, the Mydans were captured in the Philippines.

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