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P. 116. line 7. Magic stone in Medicine man. In the Arunta
tribe the medicine man is supposed to have magic stones called
Atnongara in his body which he can project into his patients'
bodies + which counteract the effect of the evil magic from which
they are suffering. Now + again these stones depart and the
man looses thereby his powers as a Medicine man. They are
put into him by the spirits + occasionally by other medicine man.

P 123. line 27. Amongst the Arunta the Medicine man must
not eat fat with his meat else his magic powers will disappear.

P. 129. line. 11. Should not "all men + women stood etc"
read 'all men + women of the same level of generation'
or words to that effect.

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