They wished to honor her, so they asked her to be present at their green-corn Feast, and become one of them.
The Groundhog dance is one of those belonging to the great thanksgiving ceremony, green-corn dance.
They have been taught guns and traps and taken a special course in wireworms and green-corn.
Not only is this true in cultured life, but the red men of Oregon have their scalp dances, and green-corn dances, and war dances.
There is a large live-oak where they used to dance around their scalp pole at the green-corn feast.
That is why the Indians have the Pheasant dance, as a part of the green-corn dance.
They were fond of roasting ears of corn, and they welcomed the crop with the festival of the green-corn dance.