Slangan is the western part of present Cotabato and extends along the Manday stream.
Conditions have undoubtedly greatly improved in Davao, Cotabato and Zamboanga.
In his days modern Cotabato was built, and in 1871 it was made the capital of Mindanao.
No wonder Tony and Shannon had gone so far out of their way to visit Cotabato.
Immediately after the abandonment of Cotabato by the Spaniards the Filipino residents set up a government there.
If we accept your idea, do we assume it was the same gang that traveled from Cotabato to Davao?
Tagiman is the name of an old settlement built on the Matampay River some distance above Cotabato.
On the south they meet the Bila-an, and, like this latter people, extend over the watershed into the valley of the Cotabato river.
They flew to Zamboanga, chartered a boat of some sort, and sailed to Davao by way of Cotabato.
The hill of Cotabato is called “Tantawan,” which means “extensive view.”