Can you explain item on debit side of pass-book, "December 12; Duke of Norfolk, £203-11-3"? If this is the mortgage of £12000 at 3 1/2 % for six months, we make it £203-17-6. Please place the inclosed cheque to the credit of the Scientific Relief Fund under the name of General Festing.
I am, yours truly,
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.