Reference numberNLB/3/251
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p147
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr J J Barniville
Date24 April 1889
Description'Dear Sir,
In answer to your note I have to inform you that no prizes are offered for papers sent in to the Society. All papers must be "communicated" (i.e. endorsed by a F.R.S [Fellow of the Royal Society]') before they are accepted by the Society.
Yours faithfully,
Herbert Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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