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Cover//Approach

From a FOIA-released WWII training manual for special officers:

Cover

A: General

Freedom – financial – social – movement – leisure.

B: Essential details

Name – history – documents – clothes – behavior (money-associates-tastes-local conditions-table manners-slang-mannerisms).

iv. Coming down to business – change your line of appeal to suit the case, eg for a priest, based on religious grounds, etc.

Let concrete suggestions come from him in the first stages.

Test reactions thoroughly before coming out into the open.

Sound by half-suggestions.

From the first give him the suggestion that we are part of a powerful and well-organized body – prestige counts heavily.

DO NOT TRY TO BUY PEOPLE

By Jamie

For the time being this site is an attempt to collate my clippings and an attempt to describe some of the scenes I might be using in a forthcoming novel.

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