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THE JOURNAL OF THE POLYNESIAN SOCIETY
Containing the Transactions and Proceedings of the Society.
VOL. 68. 1959
Wellington THE POLYNESIAN SOCIETY (INCORPORATED)

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CONTENTS OF VOLUME 68
    No. 1—March, 1959
  • Frontispiece 2
  • Maringa Te Kakara Village. By C. G. Hunt 3
  • The Significance of Volcanic Ash Beds in Archaeology. By W. A. Pullar 8
  • Maori Genealogies and the “Fleet.” By Andrew Sharp 12
  • The Blood Groups of Cook Islanders. By R. Douglas and J. M. Staveley 14
  • Pitcairn Island Fishhooks in Stone. By R. C. Green 21
  • Solving a Polynesian Fishhook Riddle. By Yosihiko H. Sinoto 23
  • Origin of the Hawaiians. By Kenneth P. Emory 29
  • The Modern Hawaiian Double Canoe. By Ben R. Finney 36
  • Palauan Money: Some Preliminary Comments on Material and Origins. By Roland W. Force 40
  • Notes and Queries 45
  • Book Reviews 47
  • Notes on Contributors 56
    No. 2—June, 1959
  • Frontispiece 58
  • Leslie G. Kelly—Te Putu 59
  • The Maori Agriculture of the Auckland Province in the Mid-Nineteenth Century. By R. P. Hargreaves 61
  • Recent Name Changes in the Moa Genus Dinornis. By J. C. Yaldwyn 80
  • A Carved Flageolet—Putorino. By Gilbert Archey 83
  • An Unrecorded Type of Patu from Western Marlborough Sounds. By G. Leslie Adkin 86
  • Land Tenure and Social Organisation in Tonga. By R. R. Nayacakalou 93
  • Tahitian Interlude. The Migration of the Pitcairn Islanders to the Motherland in 1831. By H. E. Maude 115
  • Notes and Queries 141
  • Pacific Commentary 144
  • Correspondence 153
  • Books Received 157
  • Book Reviews 158
  • Notices 167
  • Annual Report, Balance Sheet and Auditors' Report, 1958 169
  • Notes on Contributors 173
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    No. 3—September, 1959
  • Frontispiece—Edward Winslow Gifford 176
  • Edward Winslow Gifford, 1887-1959. By Wilhelm G. Solheim II 177
  • Naming in Atiu. By R. G. Crocombe and Vaine Rere 180
  • Divining by Knots in the Carolines. By William A. Lessa 188
  • Racial conflects oves land: A Projective Approach. By M. P. K. Sorrenson 211
  • European Attitudes to Maoris: By R. H. T. Thompson 205
  • Genealogies from Tuuhoe. By Te Iki Pduwhare 215
  • Murdering Beach: Collecting and Excavating. The First Phase 1850-1950. By H. D. Skinner 219
  • Notes and Queries 239
  • Pacific Commentary 242
  • Proceedings of the Palmerston North Discussion Group 247
  • Books Received 249
  • Book Reviews 250
  • Notes on Contributors 289
    No. 4—December, 1959
  • Frontispiece 262
  • Two Letters from Ngaati-Toa to Sir George Grey. Translated by Bruce Biggs 263
  • Hika. By Aarne A. Koskinnen and Alan F. Hatfull 277
  • Spanish Discoveries in the Central Pacific: A Study in Identification. By H. E. Maude 285
  • Surfing in Ancient Hawaii. By Ben R. Finney 327
  • Blood Groups in Tongans (Polynesia). By J. M. Staveley and R. Douglas 348
  • Drifting Canoe Prows. By Yosihiko H. Sinoto 354
  • Polynesian Influence in New Caledonia: The Linguistic Aspect. By K. J. Hollyman 357
  • Pacific Commentary 390
  • Correspondence 393
  • Books Received 396
  • Book Reviews 397
  • Notes on Contributors 399