Reference numberNLB/72/368
Alternative reference numberNLB/72 p195
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary of Custom House; E.C.3.
Date20 August 1929
DescriptionInforms the Secretary of Custom House that Sir David Prain has perused the letter sent by Messrs Bayer Products Ltd., and still believes that the film that they want to import is not solely an illustration of scientific investigation [and therefore not exempt from customs duty].
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