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SOME NATIVES OF AUSTRALASIA.
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Fig. 1.—Dayak Types, Borneo.

pulously respect the fruits of their neighbors' labor, and in the tribe itself murder is unknown.

The population of New Guinea, variously estimated at from half a million to two millions, comprises a very large number of groups differing greatly from each other in stature, complexion,