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THE JOURNAL OF THE POLYNESIAN SOCIETY
Containing the Transactions and Proceedings of the Society.
VOL. 53. 1944.
Wellington, N.Z.: THE POLYNESIAN SOCIETY (INCORPORATED) 1944.
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CONTENTS OF VOLUME 53.
    March, 1944.
  • The Local Evolution of Hawaiian Feather Capes and Cloaks. By Te Rangi Hiroa (Peter Buck) 1
  • Decoration of Fiji Water-jars. By Margaret N. Surridge, University of Otago 17
  • Report and Statement of Accounts 37
    MEMOIR SUPPLEMENTS:
  • The Oldman Collection: Additional Polynesian and other Artifacts (Memoir No. 22) 3-4
  • Nga Moteatea, Part 1 1-16
    June, 1944.
  • Constructional Parallels in Scandinavian and Oceanic Boat Construction. By James Hornell 43
  • The South Seas Regional Commission. By Ernest Beaglehole, Victorial University College 59
  • Excavation at Kaka Point, Otago. By P. George 72
    MEMOIR SUPPLEMENTS:
  • The Oldman Collection: Additional Polynesian and other Artifacts (Memoir No. 22) 5-6
  • Nga Moteatea, Part 1 17-32
    September, 1944.
  • The Languages of the Island of Choiseul, British Solomon Islands. By P. A. Lanyon-Orgill, PH.D 75
  • The Falemaunga Caves. By J. D. Freeman, Wellington, N.Z. 86
  • Obituary—The late Henry Matthew Stowell (“Hare Hongi”) 107
  • Reviews 111
  • “Wanted—a Charter for the native peoples of the southwest Pacific” by A. P. Elkin; “A Dictionary of the Mailu Language” by Peter A. Lanyon-Orgill, PH.D.; “A Study of the Leuangiua Language” by Peter A. Lanyon-Orgill, PH.D.; “Gourd Growers of the South Seas” by Ernest S. Dodge.
  • Notes and Queries 116
  • Large Maori Adze.
  • Annual Meeting and Accounts 117
    MEMOIR SUPPLEMENT:
  • Nga Moteatea, Part 1 33-48
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    December, 1944.
  • 'O Le Fale o Le Fe'e. By J. D. Freeman, Wellington, N.Z 121
  • The Vailele Earthmounds. By J. D. Freeman, Wellington, N.Z. 145
  • Excavations at Pa-site Lake Horowhenua. By Richard Rolston, Levin 163
  • The Story of Vaimauli. By A. McKenzie, Apia, Samoa 175
  • Polynesian Story Composition. By Martha Beckwith, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York 177
  • Reviews 204
  • Dumas, Alexandre: The Journal of Madame Giovanni, a novel; Ramsden, Eric: Busby of Waitangi.
  • Notes and Queries 211
  • Historical Relic; Unusual Maori Artifact.
  • Index to Volume 53 212
    MEMOIR SUPPLEMENT:
  • Nga Moteatea, Part 1 49-64

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