The Treasurer, Mr Kempe and Sir Archibald Geikie, Secretary, desire to have an interview with you on the subject of the Government Grant for Scientific Investigations, and I shall be much obliged by your letting me know whether it would be convenient to you for them to call upon you tomorrow, and, if so, at what hour.
I am, faithfully yours,
Robt [Robert] Harrison
Assistant Secretary R.S. [Royal Society]'.