Can you send a copyist at 11 a.m. Monday morning next to copy a MS. [manuscript] on our own machine (Remington No5)? The MS. is 20 pp. foolscap, & must not leave this house. The writing is beautifully clear. Do not undertake it if it cannot be done for at most 1/6 per 1000.
Asst Sec RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.