|Alternative reference number
|Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to E W Davies, 85 Commercial Road, Newport, Monmouth
|1 December 1887
|Regrets that he cannot assist Davies as the subject of his paper is not one likely to be approved for reading by the Royal Society, and notes that he will have to have his manuscript endorsed by a Fellow of the Society. Also suggests Davies try to publish it in a periodical or print privately.