Reference numberNLB/8/1021
Alternative reference numberNLB/8 p451
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Herrn Otto Heek, Homberg, Hessen, Germany
Date12 February 1894
Description'Dear Sir,
In answer to the letter of the 9th February which you have been good enough to address to the Royal Society, I am instructed to inform you that by our regulations no paper can be brought before the Society which is not endorsed with the name of a Fellow of the Society as suitable for reading at their meetings.
I have the honour to be, Sir, your obedient servant,
H Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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