Object #1006915 from MS-Papers-0032-0659
3 pages written 4 Feb 1850 by Alfred Francis Wyatt
From: Inward letters - Surnames, Wor - Wye, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0659 (23 digitised items). Correspondents:Harriet Worgan, Napier Athenaeum, 1869-1871 (3 letters); Catherine Wray, Malta, undated (2 letters); E Wray, Patea, undated (1 letter); Captain Thomas Charge Wray, Napier & Sydney, 1869-1870 (5 letters); Caroline Wright, Taranaki, undated (4 letters); Thomas Wrigley, Tauranga, 1870 (1 letter); A Wyatt, Wanganui, 1850, 1862 & undated (6 letters); W Wye, Limehouse, undated (1 letter)
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Letter from A. Wyatt, dated 4th. February 1850.
My dear Sir,
Many thanks for your very interesting letter. The only thing I am sorry for is, that I have it not in my power to allow anything to the Native Chief who induced Fabey to surrender; in-asmuch as Mr. King wrote to me officially that the Deserter had surrendered himself. A copy of this letter
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was transmitted to Wellington; and the original will have to be appended to the Court Martial.
Your private letter being put in contradistinction to an Official, will not, I fear, be of any benefit to the native. I have sent in an extract of it to Wellington.
We are all as dull as ditch-water here; no fashionable arrivale; no marriages; nothing.
Is Sir. G.G. (or S.S.) coming to Wanganui? He threatened to come.
Yours truly (Signed)
Wanganui 4th. February 1850.
Inward letters - Surnames, Wor - Wye, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0659 (23 digitised items)
Series 1 Inward letters (English), Reference Number Series 1 Inward letters (English) (14501 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)
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