Reference numberNLB/64/195
Alternative reference numberNLB/64 p120
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Colonel R. L. Hippisley; 15 Kensington Court Mansions, London, W.8.
Date22 February 1923
DescriptionClarifies that the Committee did not recommend non-publication of Colonel R. L. Hippisley's paper. Explains that they received one adverse report, at which point a letter was sent to Sir [Alfred] George Greenhill asking whether he would like a second report obtained or he would prefer to withdraw the paper.
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