THE THREE WHALES - (Te Ao Hou - No. 17 December 1956)

THE THREE WHALES - (Te Ao Hou - No. 17 December 1956)
December 1956
Maori Affairs DepartmentMaori Affairs Department
Te Ao Hou
We live in the Western Bay of Plenty where there are many gently rolling hills. Many of them are double-humped and evidently reminded our Maori ancestors of whales surfacing to air. Our school is surrounded by hills of this type. This is an old Maori legend concerning them.
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Te Ao Hou - No. 17 (December 1956)
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