Reference numberCD/44/48
TitleLetter from Mr Rice, for the Comptroller-General of the Department of Overseas Trade, to the Secretaries of the Royal Society
Date14 August 1924
DescriptionInforms the Royal Society that, in reply to Sir Richard Glazebrook's letter, they would like to retain Mr [Thomas] Martin's services for longer as Secretary of the Royal Society's British Empire Exhibition Committee - but that they urgently need to reduce expenditure. Suggests keeping Martin on until the end of November.
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