He told me that he was sure Indians had nailed us, and that his scalp-lock twitched all day.
I, myself, have taken one by the very middle of his scalp-lock.
They pulled out all his hair except one long lock, called the "scalp-lock," which they left to grow in Indian fashion.
His head is shaved bare, excepting the scalp-lock at the back.
Holding his smoking rifle in one hand, he passed the other over his scalp-lock.
But the contour of the scalp-lock, shoulders and chest was unmistakable.
Wear it always on your scalp-lock, and never let it away from you for a moment.
It was in the country of the Illinois, and he wrapped my scalp-lock around his fingers.
He wore a stately eagle feather in his scalp-lock, but no paint about his face.
Several seized him by the scalp-lock and swept their knives about his head.