6/22/1943 – Two Japanese women get into shootout with Sao Paulo Police over decaying meats

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Japanese Riot in Brazil

One Slain, Two police officers shot in battle of decayed meat

[Text] One Japanese was killed and two were wounded in a pitched battle with Sāo Paulo State Police in Marilla township.  Reinforcements were rushed there.  Two Japanese women are said to have shot at police with rifles after health authorities had accused Japanese of selling decayed meat and seized a quantity thereof.