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Referee's report by Gilbert Thomas Morgan, on a paper 'The alkaline permanganate oxidation of organic substances selected for their bearing upon the chemical constitution of coal' by R B Randall, M Benger and C M Groocock

Reference number: RR/63/59

Date: 31 December 1937

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Sectional committee: Chemistry

Recommended for publication in Proceedings. The paper deserved to be published because it groups together the results of this mode of oxidation on organic compounds. The tables are over-elaborate and some parts should be omitted.

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 1938].

Endorsed on verso as received 4 January 1938.

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RR/63/59
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31 December 1937
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Standardised form (type D)
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2 pages
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Gilbert Thomas Morgan

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Gilbert Thomas Morgan, Referee's report by Gilbert Thomas Morgan, on a paper 'The alkaline permanganate oxidation of organic substances selected for their bearing upon the chemical constitution of coal' by R B Randall, M Benger and C M Groocock, 31 December 1937, RR/63/59, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_63_59/referees-report-by-gilbert-thomas-morgan-on-a-paper-the-alkaline-permanganate-oxidation-of-organic-substances-selected-for-their-bearing-upon-the-chemical-constitution-of-coal-by-r-b-randall-m-benger-and-c-m-groocock, accessed on 19 April 2024

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