THE HEAD-HUNTERS OF LUZON.
SINCE the Americans came to the Philippines, head-hunting has been checked among most of the savages of northern Luzon. It still exists, however, among the Negritos of the northeast coast and a few other tribes.
The Negritos, or a Little Negroes,a are the original inhabitants of the Philippines. They have been killed off and driven into the mountains by the Malay tribes which came from southern Asia, and now number only about 25,000. The fiercest among them, and the only ones who hunt heads, live in an
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