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Amos Ratlou-Witchcraft
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Credit Line Drum Social Histories / Baileys African History Archive / Africa Media Online
Collections Baileys African History Archive
Browse_path Bailey's African History Archive/Drum Social Histories
Creation_date 1959-07-19T00:00:00
Subcollections Drum Social Histories
Title Amos Ratlou-Witchcraft
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Media Id 127_28
Pixel Size 3890 x 5903
Keywords Amos Ratlou, witchcraft, men, overall, ring, bones, land, Peter Magubane
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Description DM2011053055:SAED:SOCIAL:WITCHCRAFT:JUL 1959– Folk live in dread in the land of witchcraft – Amos Ratlou: “When my grandchild was ill, I paid first with a goat, then two pigs, and later two donkeys. But the child did not improve. I also paid Mrs. Rademeyer 5s. for the bones.” First three little kids vanished from their parents’huts. No sign of them although the parents looked and looked, and whole villages helped. Gone. (Photograph by Peter Magubane ©BAHA)
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