Reference numberNLB/40/147
Alternative reference numberNLB/40/ p87
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to A Llewellyn Roberts, Secretary, Royal Literary Fund, 296 Vauxhall Bridge Road, SW
Date24 April 1909
Description'Dear Sir,
With reference to your letter of yesterday, I have to inform you that Lord Rayleigh is no longer President of the Royal Society, and I shall be glad to know whether the invitation to your Literary Fund Dinner is intended for the President, as marked on the card of admission, or for Lord Rayleigh personally as indicated by your letter.'
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