|Alternative reference number||NLB/21 p420-421|
|Title||Copy letter from Alfred Bray Kempe, to Lord Lionel Walter Rothschild, [Fellow of the Royal Society], New Court, St Swithin's Lane, E.C.|
|Date||8 January 1901|
|Description||Accepts Rothchild's offer to give Kempe a cheque for the amount of securities standing in the Royal Societies name, in which the Sylvester Medal Fund was invested by Rothschild, as Treasurer of the fund. |
Encloses certificates for the £100 London and North Western Railway consolidated stock, and £120 of the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway deferred ordinary stock, together with transfers duly executed by Rothschild [no enclosures].
Is also sending a power of attorney empowering Messrs Robarts, Lubbock & Company to transfer the £380 Egyptian three and a half per cent preference stock, together with a letter instructing them to transfer the same to Rothschild [not enclosed]. Asks Rothschild to sign these and forward them to the Messrs.
Explains why the cheque should be for £799-9-6.
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA6638||Kempe; Sir; Alfred Bray (1849 - 1922)||1849 - 1922|
|NA1588||Rothschild; Lionel Walter (1868 - 1937); 2nd Baron Rothschild||1868 - 1937|