The antlers were in the velvet and not to the head-hunter's purpose.
In one hand he bore the long war spear of the head-hunter he had slain.
Knowing him as I did, I could do nothing but hope that the Head-hunter would be swiftly captured and the case brought to a finish.
He's a head-hunter—buys heads—fresh 'uns by preference, an' smokes an' cures 'em hisself, and sells 'em to the museums in Europe.
I'm afraid it will get on my nerves, to be continually looking behind a rock, or a tree, for a head-hunter.
And finally, crossing Makassar Straits, we come to Borneo, the habitat of the head-hunter and the orang-utan.
In the person of Mai, we have a typical example of a Solomon Island head-hunter.
Peter Gross looked at him keenly, for Jahi was reputed to be the boldest raider and head-hunter in the hills.