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THE MAORI MESSENGER.

TE KARERE MAORI.

VOL. V.]

AUCKLAND, MAY 31, 1858. AKARANA, MEI 31, 1858.

[No 11.

THE MARRIAGE OF THE PRINCESS ROYAL.

On the 25th January. of this year» an event look place in England, deeply interesting to the whole nation. A Royal marriage was celebrated. The Bridegroom, Prince Fred- eric William, is nephew to the reigning King of Prussia, and ia all probability, will one day himself ascend the throne of that kingdom. The youthful Bride is the Princess Royal of England, Victoria Ade- laide, eldest daughler of Queen Victoria and the Prince Consort, better known to the Maori people as Prince Albert. Her Royal Highness was born in 1840 and is therefore now in the 18th year of her age.

TE MARENATANGA O TE TAMAHINE MATAMUA O TE KUINI.

No TE 23 o nga ra o Hanuere, o tenei tau, ki tu te marenatanga o te tamahine o te Kuini, he ahuareka ki te iwi katoa taua mea he haringa ngakau hoki. Ko te tane marena. ko Pirinihi Pererika Wiremu, iramutu o te Kingi o Puruhia, a, ko ia ano hoki pea e eke ki te torona o taua whenua a muri ake nei. Ko te kotiro Pirinihe i marenatia, ko Wi- kitoria Atireira, ko te tamahine matamua o to tatou kuini raua ko tona hoa tane ko Pirinihi Arapata. No te tau 1840 i whanau ai tenei tamahine a te Kuini, ko te 18 tenei o ona tau. Ko nga tangata o te Kuini i Niu Tirani, ahakoa Pakeha ahakoa Maori, ka uru ano ki te tino haringa i hari ai te nga- kau o nga tangata katoa, mo te marenata- nga o te tamahine tuatahi o to Ingarani Kuini.

Kapi kapi ana nga nupepa o Ingarangi i nga korero ahuareka noa iho 6 taua mare- natanga. He wahi iti ano te wahi e ahei te korero atu i tenei Karere hei titiro ma nga kai korero.

I marenatia e te Akipihopa o Katepere ra- tou ko nga Pihopa o Ranana, o Okiwhara, o Hehita me te Rini o Winiha, ki te Whare