Under the skin of the civilised being there lurks almost always the ancestor, the savage contemporary of the cave-bear.
They thought he had lost his way in the forest and had been killed by a cave-bear.
An outline of a cave-bear or a mammoth was perhaps the cave-dweller's way of telling his fellows what monsters he had slain.
His wounds were soon healed, but he always carried the marks of that cave-bear.
Then they saw Bodo rush up to the cave-bear and wave a torch in his face.
From this region also there developed the cave-bear (Ursus spelus).
One of the first things he did was to kill a cave-bear and take the trophies.
We can do what the cave-man did when the cave-bear invaded his rude home!
The cave-bear differed from the grizzly of to-day chiefly in its greater size and strength.
Beneath the Mousterian layer is a deep deposit of entire skeletons of the cave-bear without any traces of human industry.