1889, from Chinese tong.
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“China is importing 50 million tons of corn from America this year,” notes Tung.
Over time, Tung notes, “consumption will become the main driver in the economy, like in other countries.”
The entire affair, as it hung on the pole, was called tung wagn enog ang, or a materialization of a Tung ak.
This was followed by other sounds of beating and a continued groaning, in a voice which Tung knew to be his fathers.
A legend related of the origin of the Tung ak is as follows: A father had a son and daughter whom he loved very much.
Few were the words of greeting which Tung Fel accorded even to the most venerable of those who awaited him.
Tung Fel was engaged with brush and ink when Yang Hu entered.