|Description||Returns Retzius' letter and encloses a memo of the dates so far suggested by other Academies. The meeting is being proposed for Whitsun week. |
Foreigh Office approves of Treasury funding Dr Nabarro.
Regarding Aggasiz's work, Dr [Joseph] Larmor has consulted some members of the Coral Reef Committee (John Wesley Judd and Jethro Justinian Harris Teall), and they have opposed holding a discussion meeting until they have something to say on the work. Larmor has informed [Thomas George] Bonney that if a meeting is not held then Aggasiz's communication will be treated as a paper.
[David] Bruce thinks that Castellani will be gone by time they arrive. They can get very little assistance from Dr Low. Bruce has sent his Appendix to Tstete Fly report.