|Alternative reference number||NLB/9 p75|
|Title||Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to R L Franks, Clerk of Christ's Hospital, E.C.|
|Date||5 April 1894|
I have the honour to acknowledge receipt of your letter of yesterday's date announcing the resignation of Professor [William Edward] Ayrton from the Council of Almoners, and I am instructed to inform you that the President and Council of the Royal Society have appointed Thomas Edward Thorpe, D. Sc., F.R.S. [Fellow of the Royal Society], Principal Chemist of the Government Revenue Laboratories, to succeed Professor Ayrton upon that Council.
I am, Sir, your obedient servant,
Asst. Sec. RS. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8037||Ayrton; William Edward (1847 - 1908)||1847 - 1908|