1870. 9 November. Wairarapa,
9 November, 1870.
Wairarapa.Receiveda from Mr. McLean Minister for Native Affairs (by the
hands of Mr. HenryReceipt for £2,000. [Total five per cents.] Kemp) the sum of two thousand pounds being part of the money lying in the
hands of the Government to be paid to us and known as the Wairarapa five per
(Sd.) Hiko Piata x his mark.
Hemi te Miha (na Raniera i tuhi).
Raniera te Iho,
and 48 others.
Herbert S. Wardell, R.M.,
H. S. Byrn, District Constable, Wairarapa
True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.
Wellington,January 5th, 1876.