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'Q in a Corner'[X]
Herschel, Sir John (1)
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Herschel14710
From:  'Q in a Corner'
To:  Sir John Herschel
Date:  [16 March 1842]
Classmark:  TxU:H/M-0908; Reel 1083
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Encloses newspaper clipping that reports JH is member of commission of inquiry on weights and measures. Protests that the poor are defrauded more by false scales than by nonstandard weights. Proposes remedy.

Contributor:  John Herschel Project