With reference to the proof copy of the Minutes of the meeting of the International Association of Academies yesterday, handed to your representative to-day, I am directed to ask that in any notice you may publish of the Proceedings, no reference may be made to the announcement made incidentally with regard to the preparation of an edition of Newton's works.
I am, faithfully yours,
Robt [Robert] Harrison
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.