Historical Art PhotoNews Posters Circa 1946 - 1952
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Shanghai Gangsters Executed On The Spot
Photos show quick punishment given "hatchet men" gangsters caught breaking martial law rule in Shanghai, China. Left: Captured robber being given hearing before military judge. Right: Found guilty, he is taken to scene of crime and shot. Center: His family mourns his sudden "passing to his ancestors".
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Also See: China
Shanghai: A chaplain blesses graves in Hungjao Cemetery after burial with full military honors for 23 British sailors killed by Chinese Communist artillery attacks on the cruiser London and destroyer Consort. Both warships had been dispatched to the aid of the sleep Amethyst in the Yangtze River.
Shanghai, the families forced to flee their homes in north China by Communist troops, find temporary refuge but little food. 1. Thousands live on these little sampans. 2. This is a meal for a whole family. 3. Water chestnuts are chief food. 4. Kiddies enjoy first warm meal in weeks.