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Jia-jing: Year 3, Month 5, Day 8

9 Jun 1524

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[Huang] Mao, the grandson of the Messenger Huang Qian-heng, was especially appointed as a student in the National University, in recognition of Qian-heng's service. Previously, Qian-heng received orders to go and enfeoff the king of the country of Melaka. However, his ship overturned at sea. On account of his death, it was recorded that his son be appointed in recognition of his father's service. However, at this time, his son had already passed the examinations and thus, in accordance with the precedents, his grandson was especially appointed as a student.

Shi-zong: juan 39.3a-b

Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 72, page 0989/90

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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/jia-jing/year-3-month-5-day-8, accessed November 17, 2018