Reference numberNLB/7/861
Alternative reference numberNLB/7 p394
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Hampton & Sons, Pall Mall
Date15 May 1893
DescriptionThe men who ought to have come on the afternoon of 10th May to lay the new carpet did not come until the Thursday morning, after the Soirée was over. The Society would like the carpet laid for the ladies Soirée on Wednesday 7th June, after the press view, at 6pm. Rix wonders if they can manage this.
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