Society Islands, 1867

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Includes letters from:

James Green, Huahine and Tahaa - disturbances continue between Raiatea and Tahaa, return of missionary desired at Tahaa; ordination of senior trainee, Ninu

George Morris, Tahiti - Alfred and Mrs Saville, James Chalmers and his wife [née Jane Robertson Hercus] and Rarotongan teachers arrived by brig Rona en route for Huahine; his expenses on Tahiti twice what they were on Raiatea. June: war in Raiatea over, king Tamatoa V restored; he proposes James Green and James Vivian return to their posts

James Vivian (secretary), Raiatea - Alfred Saville appointed to Huahine; Vivian to go by chartered vessel to Austral islands [Iles Tubuaï] on deputation; possibility of re-opening Moorea

Alfred Saville, Huahine

wreck of second John Williams

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