Inclosed herewith is a cheque for £100, balance of a grant to aid Professor Milne in his researches, and I shall be obliged if you will sign on Professor Milne's behalf the inclosed form of receipt, and send him the cheque or its equivalent at your early convenience. If you prefer that we should communicate with him direct you will let me know.
I am, yours faithfully,
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.