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PS I [...] was told the reason they sang the Yelmri song they
sing clean your teeth is they have the teeth of Yelmri tied to the
forehead of the patient so that clean your teeth will refer to
Yelmeri is so that he may be able to remove the disease
& do it cleanly &c.

Mission Station [Agst?] 21s /09

Dear Mr Howitt,

I have just had a great talk with
the old men with the following results

[1st column]
Kerlip Tom
|
Glean
|
Wife tamban
|
Child glean

[2nd column:]
Charley Blair
|
quarnamen
|
Barlijan
|
quarnamen

[3rd column:]
Dick Cooper
|
quaak
|
quarnamen
|
quaak

Old Dick Cooper
|
Bunjil Thunung
|
Quarnamen
|
Bunjil Thonung

[2nd column:]
King Charley
|
Burra
|
Quarnamen
|
Burra

[3rd column]
Old Ned
|
Bunjil Billing
|
quaak
|
Bunjil Billing

These I hope will help you to inform your
opinion of the totem system of the people
here. It seems to me that they get these totems
from the plentifulness of the particular Jaak.

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Stephen Morey

Page 2 is actually the first page and the beginning of the letter, though at its top there is a PS which is the actual end of the letter