Hanns and Paul as children in white uniforms
Hanns and Paul as youngsters, dressed in white uniforms. Despite their angelic appearance, the twins were very fond of mischief.
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Hanns and Paul as children, dressed in white uniforms. The twins were fond of pranks, copying their heroes, the children’s book characters Max and Moritz. Despite their bad behaviour, they were never severely punished. Instead they were indulged. Beyond the occasional outburst, Dr Alexander left discipline to his wife, and Henny, feigning shock at her sons’ pranks but failing to check them, encouraged more and more outlandish acts.
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