Reference numberNLB/2/286
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p174
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Preece
Date5 April 1888
Description'Dear Mr Preece,
Mr [Joseph Norman] Lockyer will want the lantern for his lecture next Thursday.
1. Is it now quite ready?
2. Had we not better have an experienced person to work it for the occasion?
Yours truly,
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]
Please relieve my mind by a line'.
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