Reference numberNLB/5/444
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p170
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Editor, "The Builder", 46 Catherine Street, W.C.
Date12 June 1891
Description'Dear Sir,
The June Soirée is the one at which ladies attend, and the exhibits on that occasion are generally of a somewhat more popular character. We consider the May Soirée to be our strictly scientific gathering, and the June of a more social character.
I am, yours faithfully,
Herbert Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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