Returned laborers, purification ritual:: Mauwi bespells the cooked food
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This digital image is a surrogate of an item from the Edwin Cook Papers (Archive negative 2, Roll 5, Envelope 27-32, Frame 28)
"After the food has all been cooked magic must be made over it. The elderly man bending over, Mauwi (the Luluai's elder brother), is one of the two major sorcerers. The other is that old man whose head is just above Mausi's head. He is mumbling and blowing onto the food." MSS187, Box 44, Folder 9.
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