Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "British authorities have come up with a theory purporting to unravel last month's mysterious happenings inside Red China. They suggest that ex-president Liu Shao Chi, left, died in a bid to reach Russia aboard a hijacked plane. The possible death of Lin Pio, right, defense minister and the man designated to succeed Chairman Mao Tse-Tung, might have added to the mystery."
Date: October 15, 1971
Creator: Associated Press
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Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society