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" Having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could, a long consultation was held, but the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before Powhatan : then as many as could... "
The Family Magazine - Page 88
1837
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Travels of Four Years and a Half in the United States of America: During ...

John Davis - United States - 1803 - 454 pages
...Appamattox was appointed to carry him water to wash, while one of the concubines left the throne, and brought him a bunch of feathers instead of a towel to dry himself. Hence Smith was received more like a guest than a prisoner; and, after an abundant supper,...
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The Trve Travels, Adventvres and Observations of Captaine Iohn ..., Volume 1

John Smith - America - 1819
...before the King, all the people gaue a great shout. The Queene of Appamatuck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him a bunch of feathers, in stead of a Towell to dry them: having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could,...
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The British Critic: A New Review, Volume 23

English literature - 1825
...before the king, all the people gave a great shout. The queen of Appamatuck was appointed to "ring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him...bunch of feathers instead of a towel, to dry them. After these and other Indian 'ceremonies, Captain Smith was inTited to; partake of an entertainment,...
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Historical Notes Respecting the Indians of North America: With Remarks on ...

John Halkett - Indians of North America - 1825 - 408 pages
...before the king, all the people gave a great shout. The queen of Appamatuck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him a bunch of feathers, insteade of a towel, to dry them."* After these and other Indian ceremonies, Captain Smith was again...
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The Confessions of Cuthburt: A Ballad ; Bunker Hill : a Poem ; Migration : a ...

Sydney Melmoth - 1827 - 124 pages
...entrance before the King, all the people gave a great shout. The Queen Appamatuck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him a bunch of feathers, instead of a towell to dry them ; having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could, a long consultation...
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The Ladies' Museum, Volumes 1-2

English fiction - 1830
...Appamattnx was appointed to carry him water to wash, while one of the concuhines left the throne, and brought him a bunch of feathers, instead of a towel, to dry himself. Hence Smith was received more like a guest than a prisoner; and, after an abundant supper,...
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The Early History of the Southern States: Virginia, North and South Carolina ...

Lambert Lilly, Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Indians of North America - 1832 - 192 pages
...brought in, the whole multitude raised a shout. The queen of the Apamattox tribe was now ordered to bring him water to wash his hands; and another brought him a bunch of feathers, by way of a towel, to wipe them. They then feasted him as well as they were able, and a consultation...
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Biography and History of the Indians of North America: Comprising a General ...

Samuel G. Drake - Indianen van Noord-Amerika - 1834 - 541 pages
...presence of Powhatan, all present joined in a great shout. " The queen of Apamatuck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him...them." Then, having feasted him again, " after their liest barbarous manner they could, a long consultation was held, but the conclusion was, two great...
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Biography and History of the Indians of North America: Comprising a General ...

Samuel G. Drake - Indianen van Noord-Amerika - 1834 - 541 pages
...of Poiohatan, all present joined in a great Khout. " The queen of Apanmtuck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him...towel, to dry them." Then, having feasted him again, " alter their i u-.-t barbarous manner they could, a long consultation was held, but the conclusion...
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Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge

1836
...presence of Powhatan, all present joined in a great shout " The queen of Apamatuck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him...stones were brought before Powhatan — then as many as rnnld lay hands on him, dragged him to them and thereon laid his head, and being ready, with their...
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