Outlines that ten introductory lectures on the 'Study of Cities' are required for publication, with line illustrations only. Confirms that G. H. Perris will follow up with an agreement. Comments on Patrick Geddes' evolution syllabus and upcoming biological symposium. Suggests that they should write an essay or paper. Envelope extant and included.
Thomson, Sir John Arthur, 1861-1933, Knight, zoologist
Refers to the printing of Patrick Geddes' syllabus in connection with the Royal Geographical Society. Refers to a proposed visit to the town-planning exhibition at the Royal Academy and a proposed meeting with Patrick Geddes.
Press-cuttings pasted on to sheets and in a titled cover. Also enclosed:
Press review of 'La Question Ouvrière en Angleterre' by Paul de Rousiers. No date.
Review of 'The Fallacy of Saving' by John M. Robertson. No date.
'Free Trade v. Fair Trade'. No date.
'National Relief Fund. How it is being distributed: Mr. Wedgwood Benn Replies to Criticism' and 'Action of the Scottish Advisory Committee: The Provision of Employment for the Prevention or Relief of Distress'. From The Scotsman, October 1914.
'A condition of Full Usefulness for Labour Exchanges'.
Letters to the editor of the Manchester Guardian by T.C. Horsfall, February 1910.