Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva

Capture of the bandit Vahkader, who was terrorizing the region (1906)

Le Petit journal. Supplément illustré, 21 Oct 1906. Image: Harvard.

News about the capture of Vah Ka-der:

From the North-China Herald, 12 Oct 1906.

A week later he was decapitated:

The North-China Herald, 19 Oct 1906.

Tags: 1900s, 1906, crime, drawing, illustration, justice, shanghai

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