Reference numberNLB/11/951
Alternative reference numberNLB/11 p471
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs W H Smith & Son, Strand, W.C.
Date8 November 1895
DescriptionRix sees that the Messrs have changed the amount of the Society's account from £1 to £1-3-0, probably on account of its being three months overdue. This is at the rate of about 60% per annum interest. Asks to know if they intend to charge this rate of interest on accounts inadvertently overdue, because in that case they will remove the account.
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