Riverside, Calif. Nov. 12, 1891.
G. E. Lumsden, Cor. Sec.
Astro. & Phys. Soc. of Toronto:
My dear Sir,—
Absence from home prevented my sooner answering your kind letter of Oct. 11th. I have just returned, and it will be impossible now to prepare a paper for publication as you kindly suggest.
With many thanks for your kindness,