Reference numberNLB/5/393
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p153
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr Woodward, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date2 June 1891
Description'Dear Sir,
Here is postal order for 10s/6d in payment of your very moderate claim. Please sign and return the enclosed. According to your drawing the Parcia samus, like Artemus Ward's crocodile, has a "fine open countenance".
Yours truly
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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