Letter – Edward Blackett to Christopher Blackett – 14 Oct 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Oct 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Christopher Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Dear Kitte

the above said is a Coppy of my last Inclosed is a bill for £50 which give me Cr[edit] in your book for If my Cosen Jekyl have not sent to your shop the paper which I Desird him to do goe to him & order him to send it assoon as Conveniently he can I gave him 3 Guineas at Newby & w[ha]t it comes to more do you pay him & place it to my acct & take his receipt at the bottom of his note & Inclose it my the first post to With my blessing to you

      Your most affect[ionate] father


give my service to Mr Smirke & thanke hin for his letter as allso for buying me the apples he writes me he has  brought me 2L of beloney suseges but he does not say by whome he sent then pay him for them & put it to my acct & acq[uain]t me how they are sent
undated but between others of the 14th and 17th Oct. 14th used here

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