|Alternative reference number||NLB/3 p9|
|Title||Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster, Secretary, Royal Society|
|Date||15 February 1889|
Herewith a letter from Botota. Please tell me what to say in answer. The man seems to be a reasonable person. I enclose letter of acknowledgement for the Treasury. I do not know to whom it is to be addressed: the parcel came without any letter. I enclose also letter to Mr Dyer for your approval before posting.
Yours obedy [obediently],