Reference numberNLB/72/405
Alternative reference numberNLB/72 p216
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Mr H. Babey; Plantation Road, West Wellow, Romsey, Hants.
Date3 October 1929
DescriptionThanks H. Babey for sending the money raised by the sale of garden produce from Picks Hill. Encloses a receipt, Babey's insurance card stamped up to the termination of his employment with the Royal Society, and his final week's wages. [Enclosures not present.] Is very glad to hear that Mr Wells will be keeping Babey on as gardener at Picks Hill.
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