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Wan-li: Year 12, Month 10, Day 19

20 Nov 1584

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The Bai salt wells supervisor Du Jian was banished to military service on the border. Previously, when the Mang calamity first appeared, the circuit supervisor ordered Jian to take responsibility for controlling grain rations. Jian pleaded sickness. Only when Yue Feng and Han Qian had been captured did Jian return to his duties clutching a judge's report. Thus, the Grand Coordinator Liu Shi-zeng submitted an impeachment against him, noting that he should be dismissed.

Shen-zong: juan 154.4b

Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 103, page 2852

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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/wan-li/year-12-month-10-day-19, accessed November 18, 2018