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  • They came under indentures, but at the expiration of their contract were allowed to settle in the colony.'
  • They came on three-years' indentures, over 50,000 Chinese being eventually brought over.
  • In Natal these coolies had been allowed to remain after the completion of their indentures, and had succeeded in practically monopolizing the petty trade of the country.
  • The point as to whether the original conditions were or were not servile was never legally tested, for eventually on the grant of self-government to the Transvaal the Botha cabinet decided (June 1907) not to renew the indentures nor to permit any new importation of coolies.
  • Here Davy, released from his indentures, was installed as superintendent towards the end of 1798.

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