The eminent anthropologist Ralph Linton wrote an article entitled "One Hundred Percent American" in the American Mercury, Vol.
It handled 20.4 million TEUs (20-foot equivalent units) in 2003.
Of these, 12.1 million TEUs were handled at the Kwai Chung Container Terminal.
They were processed at the China Ferry Terminal in Tsim Sha Tsui and the Hong Kong-Macau Ferry Terminal in Central.
In addition, a daily average of 49 helicopter flights between Hong Kong and Macau are operated at the Hong Kong-Macau Ferry Terminal.
Early model cars (1929 to 1934) were modified by removing the running boards and either removing the fenders entirely or replacing them with very light cycle fenders. The "gow job" morphed into the hot rod in the early to middle 1950s.
Many cars were "hopped up" with engine modifications such as adding additional carburetors, high compression heads, and dual exhausts.I used my Christmas lecture to illustrate this theme.Ironically the recent book The Battle for Christmas by Stephen Nissenbaum (1997) demonstrates that the composite of a non-ecclesiastical Santa Claus we all know and love who brings gifts on the day of Christ's nativity is probably a completely American construct and not of Dutch origin!Four Customs launches conduct maritime patrol in the territorial waters round the clock whereas four high-speed pursuit crafts and two shallow water patrol launches are employed to carry out interception at sea.The C&ED is an active member of the World Customs Organization (WCO) and Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).Almost nothing of Frankian's lecture now remains intact.