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Egerton has read the paper and is satisfied that it is suitable for Proceedings. Asks Rideal if the the paper should be passed or if it should be sent to another referee, wuch as Norrish or Garner.

Rideal replies 'yes'.

Encloses note from Egerton, agreeing that the paper is suitable for publication.

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 1940].

Reference number
RR/67/236
Earliest possible date
12 February 1940
Physical description
Memorandum on paper and note on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript
Typescript

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Eric Keightley Rideal

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Alfred Charles Glyn Egerton

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Eric Keightley Rideal, Alfred Charles Glyn Egerton, Memorandum from J D Griffith Davies, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society, on a paper 'The thermal decomposition of gaseous benzaldehyde' by Cyril Norman Hinshelwood and R E Smith to Eric Keightley Rideal, 12 February 1940, RR/67/236, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_67_236/memorandum-from-j-d-griffith-davies-assistant-secretary-of-the-royal-society-on-a-paper-the-thermal-decomposition-of-gaseous-benzaldehyde-by-cyril-norman-hinshelwood-and-r-e-smith-to-eric-keightley-rideal, accessed on 29 May 2024

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