|Alternative reference number
|Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to R. Lessing Esquire; Southampton House, 317 High Holborn, W.C.l.
|2 June 1921
With reference to your letter of the 16th May the Soiree Committee, after consideration, do not feel able to accept your offer. They thank you, however, for your kind proposal.'