Letter – Edward Blackett to Christopher Blackett – 6 Mar 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Mar 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Christopher Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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							6 March 1713/4

Dear Kitty

I Recd. yrs. of the 2 Instant, & See you had not yet Recd. the mony of Mr. Horton for Mr. Bromells Bills, I would have you to keep the bills & to Arrest Horton for the mony for he is certainly obliged to pay me being he accepted the bills, Mr. Bromell I look to be in a mean condition, if he looses his tryall, as it is thought he will, he is certainely ruined, so Horton is the Man I look upon for the mony, as I writ you above would have you immediately to arrest him, let me know as nigh as you can the time you design to be at york, I hear from Severall hands that my Nephew Blacket is very ill, so do you go & make him a visit & let me know how he does by the first post

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