Letter from Hone Topi to McLean, 7 Dec 1852
Reference Number: MS-Papers-0032-0676E-13. Object #1031909
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Te Reo Maori (E Ma)
7 Tiheme 1852
Ki a Te Makarina,
Kia atu ki a Hura kia utua mai taku poti, kua [o?]tinga mai i a Kupa. Kua e[he?] ana i a Tuhawaiki; na Tieke Mataana i ki kahore ano i utua. Kua mea mai te tikanga [a] Kupa te Pakeha, nana i hoatu ki a Tuhawaiki, kua utu katoati[a].
English (E Ma)
7 December 1852
Tell Hura to pay for my boat, which Cooper has finished[?]. It is Tuhawaiki's fault; Tieke Mataana said it was not yet paid for. He said to me that Cooper the Pakeha gave it to Tuhawaiki, and paid it in full.
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