|Alternative reference number||NLB/14 p120|
|Title||Copy letter from Theodore E James, to The Quarter Master General, Horse Guards, War Office, S.W.|
|Date||23 January 1897|
I am directed to acknowledge your letter of 22nd January (120/medn./3533) and to thank you for consigning the box to Capt Lyons at Cairo. We have sent it to day to the Empress Dock, Southampton in accordance with the terms of your letter.
Your obedient Servant,
T E James
Clerk R.S. [Royal Society]'.