Punch,  55 (1868), 254.

Honour to Whom Honour is Due



News-Commentary, Drollery


Scientific Practitioners, Patronage

    Announces the award of the 'Romford [Rumford] Medal' to Balfour Stewart at a recent Royal Society meeting. Questions whether this was not a mistake, supposing that such a medal should have been awarded instead to Ind Coope and Co. (a firm of brewers based in Romford, Essex).

© Science in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical Project, Universities of Leeds and Sheffield, 2005 - 2020

Printed from Science in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical: An Electronic Index, v. 4.0, The Digital Humanities Institute <http://www.sciper.org> [accessed ]