Fourth Meeting. 8th July, 1873.
The Rev. D. M. Stuart, D.D., Vice-President, in the chair.
New member.—John Douglas.
The discussion on Dr. Lauder Lindsay's paper on “Salmon Acclimatization in New Zealand” was postponed, as, owing to an accident, the paper had not yet been circulated.
1. “Philological Considerations on the Whence of the Maori,” by J. T. Thomson, F.R.G.S. (Appendix, p. xxv.)
It was resolved that this paper be favourably recommended to the Governors of the New Zealand Institute for printing in extenso in the Transactions.