Reference numberNLB/61/509
Alternative reference numberNLB/61 p294
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to A. J. Fransella Esquire; Eyford, Surbition, Surrey
Date14 July 1921
DescriptionWrites of the Telephone Directory entry for Mr. A. J. Fransella, which appears with 'F.R.S.' attached to it. Notes that these letters are universally interepreted as meaning Fellow of the Royal Society of London and, as Mr. Fransella is not a Fellow, asks him to give instructions for these letters to be deleted from his name in the next edition of the Directory.
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