I have to acknowledge receipt of your letter of the 28th inst. [instant], applying on behalf of University College, Aberystwyth, for a set of the "Challenger" Reports. I am under the impression that all the complete sets placed at the disposal of the "Challenger" Committee have now been disposed of, but your application shall be laid before the Committee in due course.
I am, yours truly,
Asst Sec R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.