Young Thug Loses Gun To 'Victim'

Young Thug Loses Gun To 'Victim'


Title Proper Young Thug Loses Gun To 'Victim'
Date(s) 1931
General material designation
This item contains a textual record.
Scope and content
This item contains an article about a robber who tried to holdup a shopkeeper, S. Tanaka of 868 Howe Street, Vancouver, but had his revolver wrestled away from him by Tanaka.
Name of creator
University of Victoria Libraries collected this archive which is available on microfilm at the Mearns Centre - McPherson Library.
Immediate source of acquisition
The digital copies of the records were acquired by the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective between 2014 and 2018.
This record was digitized selectively.




Young Thug Loses Gun To 'Victim'
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