Sentence Examples with the word Cheng

In 1870 there was a great outbreak concentrating in the massacres at Hankow and Tientsin; in 1891 at Hunan and in 1895 at Ku Cheng there: were other attacks which were only preliminary to the Boxer uprising of 1899-1900,, when 135 missionaries, besides 52 children.

The first edict prohibiting opium-smoking was issued by the emperor Yung Cheng in 1729.