Reference numberNLB/12/70
Alternative reference numberNLB/12 p33
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Sub-Editor of "The Lancet", 423 Strand, W.C.
Date3 December 1895
Description'Dear Sir,
In answer to your letter of yesterday's date, the office of President of the Royal Society has been held by a surgeon once before, namely by Sir Benjamin Collins Brodie, Bart., Sergeant-Surgeon to the Queen, who was elected P.R.S. on November 30, 1858 and held office until November 30, 1861.
I am, yours faithfully,
H Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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