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Meet the Mamboniks: From Bagels to Bongos

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Meet the Mamboniks: From Bagels to Bongos

Meet the Mamboniks: From Bagels to Bongos

Meet the Mamboniks: From Bagels to Bongos

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Back in the 1950s, when the mambo was the rage, some of its biggest fans were Jewish. Reporter Marlon Bishop brings us this story of a community still keeping the beat after all these years.