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Reference numberNLB/68/537
Alternative reference numberNLB/68 p286
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir [Alfred] Daniel Hall, FRS
Date29 July 1925
DescriptionInforms Sir [Alfred] Daniel Hall that the paper 'A critical and statistical study of experimental data on the effect of minute electric currents on the growth rate of the coleoptile of barley', by [Frederick Gugenheim] Gregory and L. Batten, has been largely reported on favourably, but one referee feels that 'in order to decide this, the paper should be submitted to someone versed in statistical methods'. Asks Daniel Hall what further action should be taken here.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6149Hall; Sir; Alfred Daniel (1864 - 1942)1864 - 1942
NA1782Gregory; Frederick Gugenheim (1893 - 1961); Plant Physiologist1893 - 1961
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