September 25, 1951
Prof. J. T. Randall, F.R.S,
University of London King's College
Strand, W.C. 2, London
Dear Professor Randall:
I thank you for your kind letter of 28 August. I have just read it, having been away from Pasadena for nearly a month.
I am sorry to have troubled you by writing about the x-ray photographs of desoxyribosenucleic acid. It is clear that Dr.
Oster was misinformed when he spoke to me - he said quite definitely that Wilkins was not planning to carry out an interpretation
of the x-ray photographs. I was, of course, surprised at this, but it seemed to be worth while to follow up his suggestion
that I write to you.
With best regards, I am