Letter – Edward Blackett to John Ward – 14 Apr 1711

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Apr 1711
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Ward
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Apr 14 1711

Mr Ward

      My son had last half year ten pound more then his allowance & the half year befor 5 which he promisd to allow in his next half years Allowance but he did not so be sure you Deduct it out of the first moneys you pay him & then hereafter you may allways pay him whats his due for he can Expect no more

      pray Acq[ain]t me by the first post how poor Mr Lambt[on] does I am

      Your assured freind

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