(Enclosure 14 in No. 466.)
And the said Messrs. Whitaker and Russell agree to purchase the said land and to pay to the said Hamiora Tu at the rate of three shillings p. acre in the manner following, the sum of Twelve pounds to be paid on signing this agreement and the balance on the execution of a Conveyance for the said land.
And the said Haniiora Tu further agrees to have the said land surveyed without loss of time at his cost.
Signed this seventeenth day of December One thousand Eight hundred and Sixty Eight.
In the presence of—Saml. Davis, Clerk, Auckland.
I hereby certify that I have read oyer the above agreement to Hamiora Tu and that ho fully understood its contents.
Richard de Thierry, L.I.
It is understood that the price of three shillings p. acre is to be charged for the good land out of these blocks the inferior land is to be charged at a less price in proportion to the quality.
Receipt for £12. Received on a/c the sum of Twelve pounds stg. £12 . 0 . 0.
R. de Thierry.Dec. 18, 1868.