National Geographic : 1913 Nov
A SUBANO MAN SUBANO WOMAN AND CHILD The Subanos, numbering about 30,000, live in the western part of Mindanao and are completely dominated by their Moro neighbors to whom they pay tribute. They are a timid industrious folk, the men are capable agriculturists and the women are skilful weavers and basket makers. At about the age of 15 both men and women commence to file and blacken their teeth which in about 10 years are ground down to the gums. AMORO DATO The Moros are aMohammedan people, governed by sultans oftheir own, called datos, who seem to exercise an almost unlimited power and are noto riousfor their cruelty and extortion. The datos havegiven endless trouble tothe American authori ties.