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    • Wrong laundry

    • Chinese--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Alien criminals--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Burglary--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry workers--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
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    • Chinese attacked

    • Chinese--Abuse of--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Immigrants--Abuse of--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry workers--Abuse of--Newfoundland and Labrador --St. John's; Youth and violence--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • Two Chinese men were attacked by a crowd of local youths on Gower Street on February 25th, 1906.
    • Wo Fen Game

    • Murder--Investigation--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Chinese--Crime against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry workers--Violence against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • This portrait was used during the trial of Wo Fen Game, later convicted of the shooting deaths of three men, Hong Kim Hi, Hong Leon and So Ho Ki at the Jim Lee Laundry, Murray Street, St. John's, in May 1922. He also injured a man named Hong Wing....
    • The interior of Jim Lee Laundry #2

    • Murder--Investigation--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Chinese--Crime against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry workers--Violence against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • The photograph was used during the trial of Wo Fen Game, later convicted of the shooting deaths of three men, Hong Kim Hi, Hong Leon and So Ho Ki at the Jim Lee Laundry, Murray Street, St. John's, in May 1922. He also injured a man named Hong Wing....
    • Street scene near Hop Wah & Co. Laundry

    • Murder--Investigation--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Chinese--Crime against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry workers--Violence against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • The photograph was used during the trial of Wo Fen Game, later convicted of the shooting deaths of three men, Hong Kim Hi, Hong Leon and So Ho Ki at the Jim Lee Laundry, Murray Street, St. John's, in May 1922. He also made attempt to kill Hong...
    • The interior of Jim Lee Laundry #3

    • Murder--Investigation--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Chinese--Crime against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry workers--Violence against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • The photograph was used during the trial of Wo Fen Game, later convicted of the shooting deaths of three men, Hong Kim Hi, Hong Leon and So Ho Ki at the Jim Lee Laundry, Murray Street, St. John's, in May 1922. He also injured a man named Hong Wing....
    • The interior of Jim Lee Laundry #4

    • Murder--Investigation--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Chinese--Crime against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry workers--Violence against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • The photograph was used during the trial of Wo Fen Game, later convicted of the shooting deaths of three men, Hong Kim Hi, Hong Leon and So Ho Ki at the Jim Lee Laundry, Murray Street, St. John's, in May 1922. He also injured a man named Hong Wing....
    • The interior of Jim Lee Laundry #1

    • Murder--Investigation--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Chinese--Crime against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry workers--Violence against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • The photograph was used during the trial of Wo Fen Game, later convicted of the shooting deaths of three men, Hong Kim Hi, Hong Leon and So Ho Ki at the Jim Lee Laundry, Murray Street, St. John's, in May 1922. He also injured a man named Hong Wing....
    • Police outside the Jim Lee Laundry

    • Murder--Investigation--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Chinese--Crime against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry workers--Violence against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • The photograph was used during the trial of Wo Fen Game, later convicted of the shooting deaths of three men, Hong Kim Hi, Hong Leon and So Ho Ki at the Jim Lee Laundry, Murray Street, St. John's, in May 1922. He also injured a man named Hong Wing....
    • The interior of Jim Lee Laundry #5

    • Murder--Investigation--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Chinese--Crime against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry workers--Violence against--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • This portrait was used during the trial of Wo Fen Game, later convicted of the shooting deaths of three men, Hong Kim Hi, Hong Leon and So Ho Ki at the Jim Lee Laundry, Murray Street, St. John's, in May 1922. He also injured a man named Hong Wing....
    • Laundry robbed

    • Chinese--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry industry--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Robbery--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • A robbery in the Chinese laundry on Theatre Hill on Monday night, March 8th, 1909.
    • Chinese decorate graves

    • Chinese--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Immigrants--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Cemeteries--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • Chinese men placed wreaths on the graves in Mount Carmel Cemetery and General Protestant Cemetery.
    • Fire at laundry

    • Chinese--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry industry--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Fire alarms--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • A fire alarm was sent from the Hop Wah Laundry on Casey Street on the morning of April 18th, 1909.
    • The same Hee Lee

    • Chinese--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Immigrants--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Assault and battery--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • Hee Lee was assaulted by Stamp and Haynes in June, 1906.
    • Charged with larceny

    • Chinese--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Laundry industry--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Theft--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's
    • Two local young men stole money from the Chinese laundry on Carter's Hill on Thursday night, December 24th, 1908.

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