Mugshot of Gustaf Hugo Söderberg, 1905, Sweden. While being arrested for public intoxication, he violently resisted the police and “half a dozen louts” in the area came to his aid. The police officers were beaten bloody but with the help of reinforcements and by “unsheathing their sables”, they brought Gustaf in along with three of the louts.
He’s described as 1.83m (6′), with blue eyes and brown hair. He was 33 years old, homeless, and unemployed.
A. Sjöberg, 1913, Sweden.
Gustaf V, 1858-1950, Sweden. He was King of Sweden from 1907 until his death in 1950.
Johan Gyllenstierna, 1880s, Sweden.
Anders Johansson, 1917, Sweden.
“Captain Stålhammar", 1860s, Sweden.
Mugshot of Frans Gustafsson, 1900, Sweden. He was arrested for theft of a pocket watch. His defense was that he did not deliberately steal it, but simply found himself in possession of it while heavily intoxicated.
He was an acrobat who called him himself “Franzoni“ and “the frog man”.