Reference numberNLB/6/457
Alternative reference numberNLB/6 p190
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Miss Frances H Lord, 4 Vernon Chambers, W.C.
Date16 May 1892
DescriptionThe Royal Society knows nothing of any lecture by Sir James Crichton Browne, Lord may be confusing them with the Royal Institution. With respect to the Soirée held in May, Rix repeats that it was for gentlemen only and not one single lady was present, so Rix does not know what Dr Ferrier means.
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