Kōrero: Kai Pākehā

Mira puehu parāoa ā-ringa

Mira puehu parāoa ā-ringa

He mira ā-ringa tēnei hei hurihuri i te witi ki te puehu parāoa. Nā tana kūare ki tēnei momo kai, kīhai te Māori i rata ki te whakatipu witi. Heoi, whai muri i te whakawhiwhinga o Ruatara ki tētahi mira puehu parāoa ā-ringa ka kite tōna iwi i ngā hua ka whai i te witi.

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Niupepa: Maori newspapers
Reference: Te Korimako, 14 October, 1882, p.9

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Hazel Petrie, 'Kai Pākehā - Witi', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/19204/mira-puehu-paraoa-a-ringa (accessed 25 May 2019)

Story by Hazel Petrie, published 24 Nov 2008