letter – Edward Blackett to Christopher Blackett – 18 Aug 1713

Document Type: letter
Date: 18 Aug 1713
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Christopher Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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D[ea]r Kitty     Aug[us]t 18 1713

Inclosed I send you Mr Brumells letters I doubt not long Eere this but you have Recd the money of Mr Horton wch give me Credit for, Inclosed I send you three bills For Hundred and Fifty pounds wch am very Sure will be punctually paid, acquaint me when bills are accepted by a very good hand whether you can dispose of them in pay[men]t for goods as ready money, though they be eight or ten days before they be due, faile not to own the Receipt of my bills by the first post after they come to hand w[i]th my blessing to y[ou]r Self & Wife & Service to all Relations I am

      y[ou]r affect[ionate] Father

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