|Alternative reference number||NLB/3 p196|
|Title||Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Shard Mason & Company, Upper Ground Street, Blackfriars Row|
|Date||23 May 1889|
Next time your men come to clean the fire-hose, I wish some of my assistants to practise adjusting the hose. Please instruct your men to ask for me next time they come.
Asst Sec RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.