Letter from Richard Clarke to Henry Capper

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Letter from Richard Clarke, Treasurer, to Henry Capper to inquire about the non-payment of subscriptions by his brother John Capper, Orientalist, who had been in Ceylon, but had returned to London, and became a Resident member but on subsequently returning to East had left without paying 2 years of subscriptions for 1854 and 1855. Capper is asked if he has authority to pay or if his brother's name should be removed from the list of members. (Found on page 240)