- a city in Ibaraki prefecture, E central Honshu, Japan.
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The Mito City Political Research Group in Japan paid him $400,000 in 2002 for a single speech.Bill's $500,000 Kuwait Lecture
November 17, 2008
The family of the Princes of Mito, and some other nobles, bury their dead in a recumbent position.Tales of Old Japan
Algernon Bertram Freeman-Mitford
The old prince of Mito was opposed to it, and contended that the admission of foreigners into Japan would ruin it.
In power the Mito family thus ranked high among the Daimios.
The Prince of Mito was thus naturally looked up to by the scholars as the man of right principles and of noble ideas.
The most famous of them were those of Mito, Chosiu, Kumamoto, and others belonging to great lords.A Fantasy of Far Japan
Baron Kencho Suyematsu