Reference numberNLB/10/985
Alternative reference numberNLB/10 p474
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr H C Gray, 139 Lothair Road, Finsbury Park
Date18 March 1895
DescriptionIn reply to Gray's note of the 15th, the Society did not want an office boy but a 'rough boy to do dirty work'. However they now have someone in view and all Rix can do now is to bear in mind the youth of whom Gray speaks in case of some other vacancy occurring.
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