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Hong-xi: Year 1, Month 9, Day 12

23 Oct 1425

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Li Jia was re-instated as transmission commissioner. Previously, Jia was assistant transmission commissioner of the right in the Auxiliary Office of Transmission. During the Yong-le reign (1403-24), because of delay in memorializing matters, he was demoted to assistant minister in the Court of State Ceremonial. When the Ren-zong Emperor came to the throne (1424), Jia was promoted to transmission commissioner. For an offence, he was again demoted to administration clerk in the Jiao-zhi Provincial Surveillance Commission. The Emperor, considering his successes in defence of cities, especially recalled him. At this time, he arrived and was re-instated in his original post.

Xuan-zong: juan 9.3b

Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 16, page 230

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Geoff Wade, translator, Southeast Asia in the Ming Shi-lu: an open access resource, Singapore: Asia Research Institute and the Singapore E-Press, National University of Singapore, http://epress.nus.edu.sg/msl/reign/hong-xi/year-1-month-9-day-12, accessed October 30, 2020