Letter – Edward Blackett to Christopher Blackett – 7 Nov 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Nov 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Christopher Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      Newby 7 9br – 1714

Dr Kitti

      Am glad to perceive by yrs of the 4th tht you have got judgmt ag[ains]t  Horton & in few days time should have execution against him, besure get the mony if possible for have no hopes to get any thing of mr Brumell, last week I sent you a <hhd> of ale, upon Receipt of this letter buy me a bushell of The Old Winter peermain, a bushel of Gden Pippens, & a bushel of glden Rennitts, take care they are well packed up wth straw, tht if any frost should happen, they may receive no damage, send the abovesd apples as also two stone of prumes by the very first ship for hull directed to mr Scott Crane Mastr of York, wth my blessing to you both I am

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