Reference numberNLB/8/404
Alternative reference numberNLB/8 p168
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Alfred H Bowman, 144 Well Street, Hackney
Date19 October 1893
Description'Dear Sir,
In answer to your letter of yesterday, I am directed to inform you that no paper can be read before the Royal Society which is not endorsed with the name of an F.R.S. [Fellow of the Royal Society], guaranteeing its suitability for reading. I inclose herewith the postal order which accompanied your letter, and the manuscipt will be returned to you to-day, registered.
I am, yours truly,
Herbert Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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