9th November, 1870.
1870. 9 November.Wairarapa District.Wehave
this day received a portion of the five per cents on our
block of land which we sold to the Government formerly, in the Wairarapa District,
the name of that blockmakakahi.
is Makakahi (or Manawatu) We have this day received the five per cents due
from theReceipt for £100. [Five per cents.]
date of the cession of the land to the 30th June 1869. The amount of five
per cents we have now received is one 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 page 477
Commissioner of the
Government has paid us these five per cents in the presence Mr. Wardell Resident
Magistrate of the Government of New Zealand at Wairarapa.
(Sd.) Wi Waka Rangiwhakaewa.
Herbert S. Wardell, R. M.,
H. S. Byrn, Constable, Wairarapa District.
A. True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.
January 4th, 1876.