Manawatu Times, Rōrahi II, Putanga 37, 24 Huitanguru 1877, Page 3
Tuesday. The Cricketers are practising steadily for the English match. Eight bowlers are available, the batting is above the average, the fielding is good, and a display of cricket is expected during the match. The sale of sites for booths during the cricket match realised £109. The land sales yesterday realised £10,506.