Reference numberNLB/57/628
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p359
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to W Birnie, Royal Palace Hotel, Kensington, W
Date19 December 1919
DescriptionRegarding the Anniversary Dinner accounts which will be submitted for payment at the next meeting of the Council of the Royal Society in January, asks that they confirm that a tally was made of the number of members at each table, and that this gives a total of 163 diners. This might arise at a forthcoming audit.
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