Object #1019819 from MS-Papers-0032-0338

6 pages written 19 Apr 1870 by Louis Hetet in Waipa District to Sir Donald McLean

From: Inward letters - Louis Hetet, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0338 (23 digitised items). 23 letters written from Mokau, Alexandra and Otorohanga, 1849-1871. Includes typed transcripts.

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April 19th/70

Donald McLean Esqr
Dear Sir

The enclosed letter from Manuhiri I received last night, also with the Bank Cheque for me to take down to get it cashed the bearer tells me that they at the Kuiti have called a meeting of the people to gather at the Kuiti, the object is to collect a number of natives to escort the Ngati te whareto back to Taupo I cannot state if it is facts, but I have heard before some remarks made upon the same subject I must state that all is quiet in our parts no natives reports at all

I am on my road to Ngaruawahia With my kind regards I remain Yours
Obedient Servant
Louis Hetet

Copy of enclosure

TeKuiti 13

E Reii [?] tena koe ka tukua atu tena reta kia koe kia ti kina Nga Moni £400 - kia rua £200 Koura He Noti e tehi £200 kia koe ano takoto au

Maku rano

Maku e tehe pauna 4 Kia 5 Kia rua Noro-Mau e tuhi te utu o Nga Hor e rua Ka tuku mai Ma to tania 'ite' e kawe mai ki au, Maku au pauna £5 - etu Menga Horo e rua Nei Nga Mea

utu iti

Na Manuhiri
Kia Ruihi,
Kei Otorohanga

Part of:
Inward letters - Louis Hetet, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0338 (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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