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The Various Tribes.
They are very intelligent, and are a well-formed race, and many are handsome, with aquiline noses. On the crown of the head they wear a tuft of hair, like the Japanese. Like the domesticated natives, they are very fond of music and of dress. They tattoo their bodies and also black their teeth, and are supposed to have descended from the shipwTrecked Japanese cast upon the island.
a native restaurant, in binondo.
the chinese: hated but indispensable.
Long before the Spanish occupation, Chinese trading-junks stopped at the Philippine Islands ; and, after the founding of Manila, being well received by the Spaniards, who depended upon them for many necessities, they established trading-posts in various parts of the colony.
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