Description: Keeling catalog note: "This is sung when settlement is being made for a slain person and dentalia are being held over a fire as if being smoked (from note in 14-Catalogue). Kroeber states that the purpose was to ensure that if the recipient of the pay continued to harbor thoughts of revenge against the payers, then his wishes would recoil upon himself. (1925:50)". Distributed on California Indian Music Project, Northwest region, tape 5, side A. Original cylinder 14-760. 150 speed.