Reference numberNLB/12/640
Alternative reference numberNLB/12 p362
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Walter Lawson, Caledon House, Albany Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
Date27 March 1896
Description'Dear Sir,
In answer to your letter dated "Feby [February] 1896", I am instructed to explain to you that no communication can be accepted for consideration by the Royal Society which is not endorsed and presented by one of the Fellows. I am compelled, therefore, reluctantly to return you the two communications contained in your letter.
I am, yours truly,
H Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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