Sumatra is still in a state of war; yet Padang, where Mr. Ward lives, seems to have been always safe.
Then we traveled together for three weeks, from Padang to Hodeida.
As they shot into sight, a cry of alarm pealed out from the Padang's quarterdeck, and an order halted work on the anchor.
I might ask how it happens that you are so free of the Padang, but I won't.
The Datu of Padang, the old man who lost the forty buffaloes, is a venomous old rascal that we'll have to watch.
Of these the most probable ones were to Batavia, or to Padang.
Another celebrated coffee grown on the west coast is the Boekit Gompong, grown on the estate of that name near Padang.
That coast is indented with bays, on one of which is the Dutch capital, Padang.
Formerly there was a trade carried on with the Padang and other ate angin people, but it is now dropped.
It is said at Padang that the metal proved to be uncommonly poor.