[handwritten insertions on printed form letter:]
I have the honor of acquainting you that you were on Thursday last elected a fellow of the Royal Society, in consequence of which the Statute requires your attendance for admission on or before the fourth Meeting from the day of your election, or within such further time as shall be granted by the Society or Council upon cause shewed to either of them; otherwise your election will be void.
You will therefore be pleased to attend at eight of the clock in the evening on one of the following days vizt
Thursday March 24
Thursday April 14
Thursday April 31
Thursday April 28
I am Sir Your humble Servant
John Geo. Children
From the Apartments of the Royal Society, Somerset Place, Strand.
March 17. 1831
Henry Fox Talbot, Esqre
Henry fox Talbot Esqre
31 Sackville Street <1>
1. Readdressed in another hand.