Reference numberNLB/56/287
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p173
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Mr. David Smith
Date7 January 1919
Description'Replying to your letter of January 6th, Gladys Vanbeest was employed by us as office girl for five and a half months, leaving last December owing to illness. We found her quite honest and willing to do as she was told.'
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