Letter – Edward Blackett to Edward Gray – 5 Jul 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 5 Jul 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Edward Gray
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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5 July 1714

Mr Gray

	I reced yors & I thank you for yor olives, you did very well, to draw off the one Halfe Hogsh[ea]d of White Wine, there is not a great Hast of sending it till the weather be cooler, & more water in the river, I wish you could buy me , as many H[e]art or duke cherryes as a little Basket will Hold, the last cherryes you sent me was but ordinary & very dear of 4d a pound, if you cannot fill the Basket wth H[e]arts or Dukes, send none, I am 

	Yor Assured Friend

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