Reference numberNLB/1/610
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p428
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Drake & Gorham
Date5 October 1887
DescriptionRix asks how matters stand regarding the electric-lighting at the Society. The first Committee is in a week's time and the first Council in a fortnight, and the place is still topsy-turvy. He wonders if there is any hope of finishing soon.
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