In Surakarta and Jokjakarta in Java, and in many parts of the Outposts, native princes preserve their positions as vassals; they have limited power, and act generally under the supervision of a Dutch official.
Private mechanical and crafts schools are established at Jokjakarta, Surabaya and Semarang, and there is an agricultural school at Buitenzorg.
JOKJAKARTA, or Jokjokarta (more correctly Jokyakarta; Du.
Of the capital, the burialplace of the princes of Surakarta and Jokjakarta, is guarded by priests and officials.
Remarkable sacred grottoes are found on the coast, namely, the so-called Nyabi Kidul and Rongkob, and at Selarong, south-east of Jokjakarta.