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The, aged King of the Pelcw Islands,, with Jus son find six natives, sot o,nt in/a canoe to visit a chief on another island of the Pclew group. A gale sprang up, and they wore blown out to sea. Vor IS days they wire without food and water. At the end of this 1 time the King, msul from thirst, decided that his son, aged lf>, must lie killed in order 1 tha.l the «.m : . „,;■; - |7,.?,..; j.;. IL - |..,.. .(J tions fo.i >!.■ i .'■.■..'■: i- .■■'■.. ■ „.,' . ; ' when a vessel Have 111 sight and' the crow of the canoe were rescued. The Kin<r, who was reduced almost to a skeleton, died soon after being taken on, board.

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 5, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2411, 26 April 1890

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 5 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2411, 26 April 1890

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