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CHAPTER XXVIII.

Return to Raiatea-Singular Water-spout Mr. and Mrs. Cham-

berlain-Dreadful Narrative of Captain Pollard--News from

the Sandwich Islands_Raiatean Tradition-First Overthrow of

Idolatry in Raiatea-Land Crabs-Departure for Huahine-Mig-

sionary Meeting held, and the Code of Laws settled.......... 169

CHAPTER XXIX.

Embarkation for Tahiti-Captain Duperrè in Matavai Bay-Tomb

of Pomare-Three Thousand Persons attend Divine Service at

-Missionary Meeting-First Stone of Chapel laid at Pa.

once

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for New South Wales, touching at Huahine, Tahaa, and Rai-

atea-Anecdotes, and a remarkable native Prophecy—Tides in

the Pacific Ocean-An odd Incident in Fishing—A perilous Ad-

venture-Borabora–Summary of Observations on the State of

the Missions in the South Sea Islands, by the Deputation..... 223

CHAPTER XXXIV.

A Dead Calm-The Harvey Islands—Two Native Missionaries

left there—Their Labors and Success—The Deputation lard at

Atui-Christianity on that Island-Extraordinary Preservation

of Five Christian Natives—Rarotonga-Reflections--Affecting

Account of Oli and Mydo, the two first converts to Christianity

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