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Manila has a population of 225,000 of which 22,000 are Chinese and 7,000 Caucasian. About 5,000 of these are Americans. The The key to the city of Manila is its system of
Manila These are to be found on the map, and are
known and located as
Malate, extreme south on bay;
Ermita, between Malate and Walled City;
Singalong, east of Malate;
Paco, south east on road to Santa Ana;
Santa Ana, two miles south east on Pasig river;
Pandacan, north east of Paco, in bend of river;
Intramuros, within the walls;
San Nicolas, north of river next to bay;
Tondo, north of Binondo and San Nicolas;
Binondo, north of river east of San Nicolas;
Trozo, east of Tondo;
Santa Cruz, east of Binondo;
Quiapo, north of river east of Santa Cruz;
San Miguel, north of river east of Quiapo;
Sam pal oc, north of San Miguel;
Santa Mesa, one mile east of Sampaloc;
Pasay, south of Malate;
San Lazaro Estate, north of Santa Cruz.
All of these except Pandacan may be reached by the electric cars.
Streets are always named in connection with their districts as the same name frequently occurs in different districts.
To find a given street, first find the district, then ask the nearest American policeman.To find a given street, first find the district, then ask the nearest American policeman.