The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript - Tour Diary of Keith Cantlie, 1919-1920

caption: crop failure due to rain
medium: tours
location: Sathazumi (Sathazuma) Sagazumi (Zegazuma)
date: 13.11.1919-16.11.1919
person: Cantlie/ Keith
date: 1919-1920
refnum: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
text: 13th November
text: To Sakhabama.
text: 14th Do.
text: To Cheswejuma.
text: 15th Do.
text: To Sathazuma. It poured all day and local Jeremiahs predict a fortnight's rain and a complete failure of crops which are not too good as it is, 20 to 25 loads in place of the hoped-for 30.
text: 16th November.
text: Halted Sathazuma in pouring rain and counted Zegazuma as other Angami villages well off but not increasing in number.