CD appreciates the honour of being elected an Honorary Member of the Yorkshire Philosophical Society.
Down, Bromley, Kent.
I beg leave to acknowledge the receipt of your letter in which you announce to me that the Yorkshire Philosophical Society has done me the honour of electing me one of the Honorary Members of the Socety; and for this honour I return my most sincere acknowledgments
I beg leave to remain, | Sir, | Your Obedient and Obliged Servant, | Charles Darwin.
- f1 5839f.f1See letter from W. S. Dallas, 6 February 1868.