Government Publication Grant
I have the honour to request that you will have the goodness to move the Lords of the Treasury to cause payment to be made to Messrs Robarts Lubbock & Co, the Royal Society's Bankers, of the sum of £500, the moiety of the annual Parliamentary Grant of £1000 for the year 1904-5 in aid of Scientific Publications.
I am, Sir, your obedient servant,
Asst. [Assistant Secretary] Secretary R.S. [Royal Society]'.