Local stories


THE THIEVES FROM ALBAC

Description:  Gavril Ianc from Măguri tells an old family story about a thieve gang from the neighboring villages in Albac area, that was active during the Austro-Hungarian regime. He describes how this thieve gang robbed his grandfather during a cold winter night and how the villagers from Măguri took their revenge. There are also given some details regarding the violence in Țara Moților area.

Cite as: Tîlhári albăčέń – The thieves from Albac; performer: Gavrilă Ianc, camera/ interview: Răzvan Roșu, transcription/ translation: Răzvan Roșu, editor: Valentina Roșu, retrieved from www.oeaw.ac.at/VLACH, ID number: tran1277ROV0021a.

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