May 18th, 2020

Russians meting out justice quickly in 1913 Shanghai

Shanghai, 25 August, 1913
Before M. Mulinkin, Esq, Vice-Consul

N. Getz, 108 Yangtzepoo Road, Y. Venissky, 304 Broadway, Rosie Shuchmann, Yalu Road, and S. Brodsky were charged with being undesirable characters and having no visible means of support. After evidence had been adduced, the accused were ordered to pay various fines and to leave the Settlement.


Central Bund in 1913. Image from Views of Shanghai (1913), courtesy of marenzhi