They pawed over apeman despite his snarls and bellowings, and laughed when apeman played the ape as though to the manner born.
The blow was deflected by the upraised arm of the apeman and fell on his shoulder.
The apeman, or Pithecanthropus, which he had in 1885 described and named, was in 1894 discovered by Dubois in Java.
apeman would be a child in the hands of his brethren, who could not know him.
He doubted if apeman could stand the return journey, though Bentley's ape body could have carried apeman's with ease.
Bentley could guess at her thoughts as he raced on in pursuit of apeman.
But that Ellen and apeman were prisoners of blacks, Bentley could plainly understand.
apeman and his captive were on the trail, trapped there just as apeman had started into the jungle.
apeman, outside, seemed to be advising them, telling them what to do.
Ellen was backed against the tree into which apeman had tried to force her.