The owner always thereafter carried the dish to the medicine dance.
The war dance and the medicine dance seemed the most popular.
“White men make a medicine dance,” they said, and knocked for entrance.
After a medicine dance, according to Indian custom, they proposed a feast, but there was nothing on which to feast.
The adoptive father then chooses two young men, who practise the medicine dance together, with the two pipes in their hands.
After two days the Indian doctors held a medicine dance for her benefit.
Their wives, when they dance the medicine dance, are painted in the same manner as the men.
Then we danced the medicine dance; and Kasiascall went alone to the country of the Chinooks, to the fort of the Boston men.
The medicine dance, instituted by O-an-tay´-hee, was conducted as the proceedings of a secret society.
When, at the proper time, a person signified his desire to join the priesthood, he was initiated by the medicine dance.