Reference numberNLB/66/483
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p268
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary, the Poetry Society, 16 Featherstone Buildings, W.C.1
Date16 May 1924
DescriptionReplies that a Meeting Room will be arranged for the use of the Poetry Society on 23 May at 6pm. States there will be a charge of 2 guineas to cover incidental expenses in loaning out a room to external bodies, and an additional 1/2 guinea to loan a epidiascope (projector). That it is customary to give a small gratuity to the servants who are kept on duty after hours.
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