Reference numberNLB/2/268
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p166
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir John Simon, Fellow of the Royal Society, 9 Beacon Terrace, Torquay
Date19 March 1888
DescriptionResponse to Simon's note of 14 March, regretting that neither option proposed is possible, as they do not allow the signature of a certificate by proxy, or for a registered certificate to leave the house. In any case, the certificates for the next election are now in type and will soon be circulated.
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