I have the honour to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 10th June (5729/04) informing the Royal Society that My Lords will be prepared to authorise the Controller of the Stationary Office to undertake the publication of the results obtained by the Oxford University section in connection with the International Astrographic Chart.
I am, Sir, your obedient servant,
Robt [Robert] Harrison
Asst. [Assistant] Secretary R.S. [Royal Society]'.