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Volume 31, 1898
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Mr. Hamilton then gave a short sketch of “The Art of War as practised in Old New Zealand,” describing the Muru system, and the various ceremonies enacted in tribal warfarer At the close of his remarks Mr. Hamilton exhibited a number of specimens of war belts and girdles from the Urewera country.