Reference numberNLB/3/67
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p39
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Cookson, 12 Park Road, Halifax
Date1 March 1889
Description'Dear Sir,
In answer to your note of Feb. [February] 23. I am directed to explain to you that communications are received only in the form of written memoirs which must be endorsed by a Fellow of the R.S. [Royal Society] as a guarantee of the suitability for reading before the Society.
I am, faithfully yours,
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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