I've made arrangements to quit my job this fall and work my residency at a clinic in Houston.
PREANGER, a residency of the island of Java, Dutch East Indies, bounded S.
The whole residency is mountainous, but there are two main parallel ranges of peaks along the northern boundary and through the middle.
The principal towns are Bandung, the capital of the residency, Sukabumi, Chianjar, Sumedang, Chichalengka, Garut, Tasik Malaya and Manon Jaya, all with the exception of Sumedang connected by railway.
The population on Dutch territory in the whole residency in the year 1905 was 523,535.
About a mile and a half east of Kano is Nassarawa, formerly the emir's suburban residence, but since 1902 the British Residency and barracks.
Figures are difficult to obtain, but an official report from the Japanese Residency General in 1907 estimated the crop at about 214,000 bales, all being used locally.
KEI ISLANDS [Ke, Key, Kii, &c.; native, Ewab], a group in the Dutch East Indies, in the residency of Amboyna, between 5° and 6° 5' S.
Since that time, a British gunboat has been stationed before the residency, and British steamers have been allowed to navigate the river.
The residency is 4 m.
ARU ISLANDS (Dutch Aroe), a group in the residency of Amboyna, Dutch East Indies; between 5° 18' and 7° 5' S., and 13 4 ° and 135° E.; the member nearest to the south-west coast of New Guinea lying about 70 m.
Almost the only decent buildings are the governor's palace, the British residency and the houses of some well-to-do merchants.
AMBOYNA (Dutch Ambon), the name of a residency, its chief town, and the island on which the town is situated, in the Dutch East Indies.
The sultanate is included in the residency of Ternate (q.v.).
The northern portion belongs to the Dutch residency of Ternate, the southern portion to that of Amboyna.
Pop. of the residency (1905), 308,500.
CHERIBON, a residency of the island of Java, Dutch East Indies, bounded S.
The northern half of the residency is flat and marshy in places, especially in the northwestern corner, while the southern half is mountainous.
The chief towns are Cheribon, a seaport and capital of the residency, the seaport of Indramaya, Palimanan, Majalengka, Kuningan and Chiamis.
BURU (Buro, Dutch Boeroe or Boeloe), an island of the Dutch East Indies, one of the Molucca Islands belonging to the residency of Amboyna, between 3° 4' and 3° 50' S.
But as it was deemed inadvisable to allow him to visit the Punjab, he remained for some time as a guest at the residency at Aden, and was allowed to receive some of his relatives to witness his abjuration of Christianity, which actually took place within the residency itself.
Very few hygrometrical observations have been taken, and only those of the British residency at Bushire are more or less trustworthy, and have been regularly registered for a number of years.
To this residency also belong the state of Banggai in East Celebes, and the Banggai Islands.
Pop. of the whole residency (1905) 108,415.
It consists of two parts, Great Ceram and Little Ceram or Huvamohel, united by the isthmus of Taruno; and, for administrative purposes, is assigned to the residency of Amboyna, being divided into Kairatu or West Ceram, Wahai and Amahai, the northern and the southern parts of Middle Ceram, and Waru or Eastern Ceram.
A small park has been laid out near the residency, and the planting of trees and the formation of gardens in various parts of the city give it a bright and attractive appearance.