A brief account of the making of huts, or grass houses. The people put poles into the ground after digging holes. They fix the poles firmly into the holes, putting leaves in the spaces around the poles (or sticks). They cover these over with grass and sweep the floor of their huts.
1) p.9265v: Piet Lynx's !Ora or Koranna-Hottentot term for 'sweeping', 2) This story is found in Book XI & XII-4
27 January 1880
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