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In our April column we included a letter from Mr. D. T. Coates who wished to air what we consider are totally erroneous views about the role of learned societies in general and our Institution in particular. Mr. Coates is not one of our members and to this extent his misconception is possibly understandable. Mr. C. Billingham (TEng, CEI) has since written on an issue which reflects a similar misconception: The recent letter from Mr. P. E. Spriggs raises several points worthy of further comment both from the technician's point of view and that of the Institution. Verulam