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" ... of body, that he will even sweat to a foam. The other part is their cantico, performed by round dances, sometimes words, sometimes songs, then shouts; two being in the middle that begin; and, by singing and drumming on a board, direct the chorus.... "
Sketches of the History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians ... - Page 94
by James Buchanan - 1824 - 156 pages
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The History of North and South America, from Its Discovery to ..., Volumes 1-2

Richard Snowden - America - 1805 - 362 pages
...round dances, sometimes words, sometimes songs, then shouts ; and two (being the first that l,egin) by singing and drumming on a board direct the chorus...; their postures In the dance are very antick, and different, but all keep measure. This is done with equal earnestness, but great appearance of joy....
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The History of North and South America: From Its Discovery to ..., Volumes 1-2

Richard Snowden - America - 1809
...dances, sometimes words, sometimes songs, then shouts; and two (being the first that begin) by siugir.g and drumming on a board direct the chorus; their postures in the ilance are very antick, and different, but all keep measure. This is done with equal earnesmess, but...
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Memoirs of the Private and Public Life of William Penn, Volume 1

Thomas Clarkson - Great Britain - 1813
...performed by round dances, sometimes words, sometimes songs, then shouts ; two being in the middle who begin, and by singing and drumming on a board direct the chorus. Their postures in the dance are very antic and differing, but all keep measure. This is done with equal earnestness and labour, but great...
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The History of North and South America: From Its Discovery to ..., Volumes 1-2

Richard Snowden - America - 1819
...sometimes songs, then shouts ; and two (being the first that begin) by singing and drumming on a hoard, direct the chorus ; their postures in the dance are very antick, and different, but all keep measure. This is done with equal earnestness, but great appearance of joy....
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A Complete History of the United States of America: Embracing the Whole ...

Frederick Butler - United States - 1821
...foam. The other part is their cantico, performed by round dances, sometimes by words, sometimes song?, then shouts ; two being in the middle that begin,...direct the chorus. Their postures in the dance are very antic, and differing ; but all keep measure. This is done with equal earnestness and labour; but great...
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A View of All Religions: And the Religious Ceremonies of All ..., Parts 1-4

Thomas Robbins - 1824 - 438 pages
...round dances — sometimes words — sometimes songs — then shouts — two are in the middle, who begin, and by singing and drumming on a board, direct the chorus. This is done with equal earnestness and labour, but with great appearance of joy. In the fall when...
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A View of All Religions: And the Religious Ceremonies of All Nations at the ...

Hinduism - 1824 - 438 pages
...round dances — sometimes words — sometimes songs — then shouts — two are in the middle, who begin, and by singing and drumming on a board, direct the chorus. This is done with equal earnestness and labour, but with great appearance of joy. In the fall when...
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The Select Works of William Penn, Volume 3

William Penn - Society of Friends - 1825
...marvellous fervency, and labour of body, that he will even sweat to a foam. The other part is their cantico, performed by round dances, sometimes words, sometimes...the chorus : their postures in the dance are very antic, and differing, but all keep measure. This is done with equal earnestness and labour, but great...
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Memoirs of the Private and Public Life of William Penn: Who ..., Volumes 1-2

Thomas Clarkson - Quakers - 1827 - 366 pages
...round dances, sometimes words, sometiw eongs, then shouts ; two being in the middle who begin, and fy singing and drumming on a board direct the chorus. Their postures in the dance are very antic and differing, bat all keep nre. This is done with equal earnestness and labour, but appearance...
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Annals of Philadelphia: Being a Collection of Memoirs, Anecdotes, and ...

John Fanning Watson - New York (N.Y.) - 1830 - 818 pages
...marvellous fervency and labour of body, that he will even sweat to a foam. Tb* other parts is their cantico, performed by round dances, sometimes words, sometimes...great appearance of joy. In the fall, when the corn cometh in, they begin to feast one another. There have been two great festivals already, to which all...
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