This is supposed to be one of the drugs employed by the Obi wizards and witches.
These harmonize with the obi in color and give a dainty finish to the costume.
Some on 'em are awful dirty folks, that's a fact, and Obi was one of them.
Presently the door of the hut opened, and the Obi man appeared.
He notices that an obi is not often worn; and when worn is soon discarded.