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At the conclusion of each massacre in either country, or as soon thereafter as practicable, or at stated regular periods, as may be provided by treaty, there shall be an exchange of scalps between the two Governments, scalp for scalp, without regard to sex or age; the Government having the greatest number is to be taxed on the excess at the rate of $1000 a scalp, and the other Government credited with the amount.
That night Charley had a dream about the Boston massacre, and thought that he himself was in the crowd and struck down Captain Preston with a great club.
It is the sole remaining witness of the Boston massacre.
It is a massacre of mischievous creatures," replied the Captain; "and the Nautilus is not a butcher's knife.
From its mutilated fin still hung a young whale which it could not save from the massacre.
I heard him patiently enough till he had done, and then told him that I confessed I had all along opposed the massacre of Madagascar, and that I had, on all occasions, spoken my mind freely about it, though not more upon him than any of the rest; that as to having no command in the ship, that was true; nor did I exercise any authority, only took the liberty of speaking my mind in things which publicly concerned us all; and what concern I had in the voyage was none of his business; that I was a considerable owner in the ship.
The massacre of men who were fellow Christians, and of the same Slavonic race, excited sympathy for the sufferers and indignation against the oppressors.
Peiper and his soldiers were later accused of one of the major massacres of WWII: the infamous Malmedy Massacre.
Old-style" massacres of Iraqis have become so commonplace lately that even Iraqi "allies" of the US were forced to unreservedly condemn them.
Three young men with crew cuts climb into a rickety taxi headed out of Tibu, the sweltering hub of a northern Colombian region known for its coca crops and peasant massacres.
But Israel knows it can count on the United States to refrain from forcefully calling a halt to the carnage, even in the face of universal condemnation of Israel's massacres in the Occupied Territories.
5 million of their countrymen died between 1915 and 1923 as a result of massacres and forced relocations carried out by the Turkish Ottoman Empire.