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    Naturevolume 79pages4347 (1908) | Download Citation



    THE list of honours conferred upon the occasion of the King's birthday includes the names of three Fellows of the Royal Society. The Order of Merit has been conferred upon Dr. A. Russel Wallace, F.R.S.; Prof. J. J. Thomson, F.R.S., has been knighted; and Dr. J. Hutchinson, F.R.S., has received a like honour. Other recipients whose names are known in the scientific world are Principal Macalister, Glasgow University, who has been appointed a Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath (K.C.B.); Sir G. Anderson Critchett, who has been made a baronet; Dr. T. Oliver and Dr. N. Bodington, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leeds, both of whom have received the honour of knighthood.

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