Reference numberNLB/59/319
Alternative reference numberNLB/59 p178
TitleCopy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Messrs Coward & Hawksley, Sons & Chance; 30 Mincing Lane, E.C.3.
Date20 September 1920
DescriptionInforms Messrs Coward & Hawksley, Sons & Chance that the Society are taking legal advice on the question of whether they can legally take over their proportions of the residuary bequest of Dr. Rudolph Messel in Non-Trustee Stock.
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