Sir James, however, was soon after deprived of the governorship of Labuan, and the head-money was abolished.
But, in this case, where would be the head-money and the emigrants?
And if half the head-money and the crew's pay were laid down in advance?
Made the claret merino myself, and enjoyed it, as I do anything bought with my "head-money."
It is the head and not the head-money that should be looked at.
Can the direct and inevitable tendency of the head-money system be doubted?
The chief duties of these native officials consist in seeing that the proper amount of tribute or head-money is duly collected.
The cut-worm is here correctly defined as the enemy, while the excise claimed by the birds is head-money for his extirpation.