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the lantsa before being filled with people and copra  
   

the lantsa before being filled with people and copra

The sides of this lantsa (if you can see) were filled with copra up to the roof. Passengers (us) couldn't actually see the ocean inside the vessel because of the copra.
Like Catching a Glimpse of the Back of the Head

August 21st 2010
Even if one is born with an uncanny ability to twist the head around, checking on the back of the head is nearly impossible to do without using external help from, let's say, a mirror. Despite its nearness, the eyes often miss out on a number of simple yet obscure pleasures that can enhance appreciation of one's self -- like how the hair glows with each golden ray of sunshine, or how a ribbon dan ... read more
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Philippine Flag The Philippine Islands became a Spanish colony during the 16th century; they were ceded to the US in 1898 following the Spanish-American War. In 1935 the Philippines became a self-governing commonwealth. Manuel QUEZON was elected President and was ta... ... read more
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