Reference numberNLB/12/259
Alternative reference numberNLB/12 p125
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Major J M Leith, 36 Worthing Road, Southsea
Date16 January 1896
Description'Dear Sir,
I am instructed to inform you that Mr Robt [Robert] Harrison has this day been elected as my successor in the office of Assistant Secretary to the Royal Society.
I am, yours truly,
H Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]

The Treasurer desires me to send the enclosed cheque for 30/- [faded typescript word] railway fare'.
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