Reference numberNLB/72/350
Alternative reference numberNLB/72 p186
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to C. F. S. Bilbrough Esq.; Botley, Hants.
Date11 July 1929
DescriptionIn reply to C. F. S. Bilbrough's letter, informs him what kind of exhibits are shown at the Royal Society's soirees, and that they do not show any invention that has an immediate commercial value.
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