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    WE announce with sincere regret the death, on Tuesday morning, from malarial fever, o Mr. David Forbes, F.R.S., the well-known Foreign Secretary of the Iron and Steel Institute. Mr. Forbes was only forty-nine years of age. We hope to give a memoir next week.

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    Notes . Nature 15, 127–130 (1876) doi:10.1038/015127b0

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