Reference numberNLB/4/1009
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p419
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Drake & Gorham
Date20 December 1890
DescriptionThe Treasurer [John Evans] is absent so Rix must act on his own authority. He thinks the Messrs ought to do what they can to make the cells work for longer until the Treasurer's return to England. They saw the account of Mr Drake's accident in the paper and trust that he is going on well.
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