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No. 63 (June 1968)
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Manu Korotangi

Tū mokemoke ana ahau
Te puke i Aotea, ā,
Manu Korotangi,
Kei whea koe?

Ka noho tangitangi,
Ka tū kanankana,
Te puna i utuhia,
Whatu ngarongaro,
Riro, riro kau ana.

Kanapu mai ana i te rangi ā,
Manu Korotangi, pari rau rewa.

Tiu ana ki te paepae o Tūrongo, ī.
Tau, ka tau.

Ka koakoa,
Tūtakitaki,
Eke, eke, eke hohoa, eke panuku e,
Hui e, Taiki e.

nā Rangi T. Harrison