1 More recently, the extent of his contribution to that document has been revised. Griffith, it seems, took more credit at the time than the facts allowed.
2 Thomas Dunbabin, Slavers of the South Seas, Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1935.
1 Imperial Yellow was the Emperor’s personal colour and its misuse by his subjects meant summary execution.
1 The conquering Manchu cavalry and infantry were divided into military companies who fought under different coloured banners or flags. In Morrison’s time, bannermen were descendants of these soldiers.