Reference numberNLB/72/595
Alternative reference numberNLB/72 p322
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Dean of the National Hospital; Queen Square, W.C.1.
Date15 January 1930
DescriptionIn reply to the Dean's letter, informs him that the Royal Society does not issue permits for scientific films to be imported duty free [under section 8 of the Finance Act 1928], but advises H. M. Customs when asked to. Informs the Dean that his enquiry should therefore be directed to the Secretary of Custom House, London, where the permission can be obtained.
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