The Almedi Concession
Fred M. White
First published in Pearson Magazine v 4, no 4, Oct. 1900. Fourth story in the collection
The leader of a small principality in the Indian subcontinent made a deal with a British company. Then the men bringing the payment were ambushed and killed. The leader then made a new deal with the Russians. Newton Moore is tasked with getting the leader, now visiting London, to play nice.