Letter – Edward Blackett to Diana Blackett – 9 Jan 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Jan 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Diana Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      Newby Jan 9th 1714/5

My Dr Little mitty 

      I Recd thy Lettr this morning & would not neglect one post to send you the remainder of the Sond which I last sent you, Im glad to hear you hold your head much bettr thn you used to doe, let me know whether it will be with, or without the help of a Colar and when you have any Spare time besure to lett me hear from you often for thy Lettrs can never be troublesome to me give my humble service to my Ld and the two Lady’s & my blessing to yr self 

      I am Dr mittys most Affectionate Grandpapa

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