Reference numberNLB/37/682
Alternative reference numberNLB/37 p403
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to General, The Right Honorable Sir Dighton Probbyn, VC
Date30 April 1908
DescriptionMr Eaton, Secretary to the Royal Academy of Arts has sent on Probyn's letter to him, to which he has ask Harrison to reply. Harrison now has pleasure in submitting to the President of the Royal Society a request for an additional invitation to the Society's Soiree on May 13, but the Society is restricted to men so regretfully Mrs and Miss Hill could not be included in the invitation. If Captain Hill wishes to come Harrison has little doubt he could obtain and invitation for him.
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