Reference numberNLB/6/285
Alternative reference numberNLB/6 p114
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Edison & Swan Electric Light Company, Ponder's End, N.
Date5 April 1892
DescriptionIn reply to the Company's letter of the 4 April, Rix has questioned the housekeeper who returned the two packages to the Company and he admits not properly examine the larger box. The 20 lamps were quite inadvertently left amongst the packing and Rix shall be glad if they are returned. Rix regrets the trouble and the Society will of course pay packing and carriage.
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