Reference numberNLB/2/45
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p34
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Duncan, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date17 December 1887
DescriptionCommunicates more detailed information received from the Scientific Relief Committee about the case of Mrs Hunt. As Mr Judd emphasises the particular need of the aid, Rix asks whether, as Chairman of the last meeting, Duncan might summon another meeting before Christmas, and proposes the following Wednesday as a possible date.
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