Rāpopoto reo Pākehā
Pukapuka 3, Nama 30

p.321 Notice listing dates and times of sunrise and sunset.
pp.321-327 [Editorial]
Digest of the Native Lands Sales and Leases Bill
Concerns the Bill presented by Sir Donald McLean with the purpose of obtaining a larger value for Maori interests in the land, and `to discourage speculators'. States that the Act will affect only the North Island.
Summarises the main points of the Act, and supplies a copy [the Act is reproduced in Maori only.].
[Partial English translation.]
pp. 327-328 [Letter to the Editor]
From S. Locke, Napier
Warns Maori against signing any documents without first reading them carefully, and provides example of the problems that can occur if this warning is not heeded.
[English translation included.]
Reply from the Editor
States that he agrees with Locke and repeats the warning.
p.328 Notice advising sailing times and fares for the steamer, Manaia.
Notice - Trespass of cattle and sheep
From Otimi Hūtana, warning of impoundment of any animals found on Mr Rathbone's property, Ngawhare.
[English only.]
From J.Rogan concerning a forthcoming Native Land Court sitting at Napier.
[English translation included.]
From W.Kirimoa [William Gilmore] concerning a flour-grinding mill powered by flowing water.
From H.Tiri. Tea and sugar merchants.
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