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Scientific Instruction and the Advancement of Science

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ON Wednesday and Thursday last week two separate deputations from the Council of the British Association waited respectively on Mr. Cross and the Lord President of the Council, the Duke of Richmond and Gordon, both introduced by Dr. Lyon Playfair, and headed by the president of the Association, Sir John Hawkshaw. The object of the deputations was to induce the Government to adopt certain recommendations of the Royal Commission on Scientific Instruction and the Advancement of Science.

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