Hong-zhi: Year 16, Month 8, Day 26
16 Sep 1503
In Dan Subprefecture, Guang-dong, a fan ship which had been blown there by the wind, anchored in Xin-ying Port. On board were 10-plus fan persons who claimed that they were from Zhao-feng Prefecture in the country of Annam. The Guang-dong defence officials advised of this. It was ordered that the relevant office provision them well and send them back to their own country.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 59, page 3766/67