Reference numberNLB/62/191
Alternative reference numberNLB/62 p109
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to N. K. Adam Esquire; 6 Whiteley Wood Road, Sheffield
Date21 December 1921
DescriptionEncloses the Treasurer's cheque for £125 the instalment of the Sorby Studentship for the quarter ending Christmas, 1921. Asks whether Mr. N. K. Adam's enquiry regarding a grant of £50 is for the purposes of apparatus, noting that in the past the Sorby Student has been refunded for money spent on such purposes. Also informs Mr. Adam that Council recently passed a resolution giving the Moseley Research Student the privilege of using the Society's Library and attending the Society's scientific meetings. Encloses a list of the meetings scheduled for the coming year [not enclosed].
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