Reference numberNLB/72/795
Alternative reference numberNLB/72 p426
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Union-Castle Mail Steamship Co. Ltd.; Canute Road, Southampton
Date30 April 1930
DescriptionWith reference to the consignment of seven cases [of transparencies lent by the Government of South Africa for exhibition at the Royal Society's Soiree on 14 May], confirms that the matter is now in the hands of Messrs Beckett, Son & Company. Asks that Messrs Beckett, Son & Company act on the Royal Society's behalf.
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