9th November, 1870.
Wehave this day received a portion of the Five per cents on our
block of land which1870. 9 November.Wairarapa District. we sold to the Government formerly in the Wairarapa District the name of
that block is Turanganui.
We have this day received the five per cents due from the date of the cession of
theTuranganui. land to the 30th June 1869. The amount of five per cents we have now
received it TwoReceipt for £200. [Five per cents.] hundred pounds sterling and the Government will furnish us with the
accounts of the pieces sold within that block up to that time.
Mr. Kemp Commr. of the Government has paid us these five per cents in the
presence of Mr. Wardell Resident Magistrate of the Government of New Zealand at
(Sd.) Raniera te Iho, and others.
Herbert S. Wardell, R. M.,
H. S. Byrn, Constable, Wairarapa.
A True Translation.
(Signed) T. E. Young.
A True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.
January 4th, 1876.