The Khasis By Major P. R. T. Gurdon, I. A. Deputy Commissioner Eastern Bengal and Assam Commission, and Superintendent of Ethnography
Mr. Lowis, the Superintendent of Ethnography
in Burma, states that there is no vestige of the matriarchal system among the Palaungs; but there is the folk- tale I have quoted above.
336- 338. Ethnography
and Philology of the United States Exploring Expedition.