Rāpopoto reo Pākehā
Pukapuka 3, Nama 29

p.313 Notice listing dates and times of sunrise and sunset.
pp.313-314 [Editorial]
Discusses the national debt of New Zealand. Details a speech by an unnamed Member of Parliament who attempts to provide an estimate. Contains some figures.
[English translation included.]
pp.314-315 [Letter]
From Hōhepa Tamamutu to Rēnata Kawepō
Concerns a meeting to be held at Tokanau.
[English translation included.]
Te Waka Maori
Concerns a second libel suit against the pro-government newspaper, Te Waka Maori.
[English translation included.]
Exports from New Zealand
Comparison of the export figures of the past two financial years that includes gold export earnings.
[English translation included.]
pp.315-316 Native Land Court
Succession orders granted at the Native Land Court sitting, Waipawa, August 1876.
Lists the land blocks and claimants.
[English translation included.]
pp.316-319 [Parliamentary news]
States that Karaitiana Takamoana's name is inserted into the writ for the Eastern Maori electoral district.
Native Lands Bill
Concerns query from Mr Sheehan to the Native Minister asking when the Minister will introduce the Native Lands Bill.
[English translation included.]
Friday 4 August 1876
Concerns the court case against the Native Affairs officer, Pitt, who was being prosecuted for bribery. The member states that appropriate punishment should be handed out to illustrate that no one is above the law.
Also discusses the Land Purchase Department and its dealings in Hawke's Bay.
[English only.]
Friday 11 August 1876
Concerns request from Sir George Grey that the Government produce the House reports from the Native Lands Purchase Commissioners, which concern the Poverty Bay District. States that the reports contain accusations against the Commissioners.
Also discusses the Native Land Sales Bill.
[English translation included.]
pp.319-320 [Letter to the Editor]
From Urupeni Pūhara, Pakipaki
Concerns a land sale dispute between Mr Russell and Arihi Te Nahu.
Contains metaphoric language in describing Russell and his actions.
[English translation included.]
p.320 Notice - Trespass of cattle and sheep
From Otimi Hūtana
[English only.]
Notice from W.Kirimoa [William Gilmore] concerning a flour-grinding mill, powered by flowing water.
Notice from the Native Land Court
[English translation included.]
Cost [of subscription]
Gives annual subscription rates: £1 per year but £1.2s.6d if posted. Weekly purchase from newsagents is 6d.
Notice concerning publishing details for Te Wananga.