Object #1019391 from MS-Papers-0032-0087

1 page written 18 Jun 1873 by Robert Smelt Bush in Newcastle to Sir Donald McLean in Wellington

From: Native Minister and Minister of Colonial Defence - Inward telegrams, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0087 (163 digitised items). No Item Description

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COPY. (For His Excellency's information.) (Signed)Donald McLean Newcastle
19th. June 1873

NEW ZEALAND TELEGRAPH. To:- Hon. D. McLean. Wellington 18th. June 1873



Hone Wetere corroborates Hone te One's letter re notice King pays Tapihana is anxious persists in his desire to see you, argues he always asked for fighting, King would not consent, consequently is disgusted at murders - Is determined to see you if you come to Raglan. Manha residing the other side Kawhia is opposed to Tapihama - Fuel accounts per post, Heteraka buried on Friday, 150 natives present tangi. Nothing said of any consequence all relating to death.

(Signed)
R.J. Bush
Clerk to Bench.

Part of:
Native Minister and Minister of Colonial Defence - Inward telegrams, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0087 (163 digitised items)
Series 6 Telegrams, Reference Number Series 6 Telegrams (6189 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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