Letter – Edward Blackett to Maria Blackett – 28 Nov 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 28 Nov 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Maria Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Dear Maria 								Novr.  28

      I sent my Coz. Wilkinson and Mr Brummell Each a Roll of Brawn, which I believe will be in Newcastle on Fryday.  So you must ordr. them to get pickle ready for it against it come, Mr Brummells Roll has much more <Lanthern>, for I thought my Coz. Simpson did not love Brawn that had so much <Lanthern>, however be sure lett me know how they both prove, the Brawn was never in pickle, so will be 10 or 12 days before it be fitt to eat, Give my humble Service to my Coz. Simpson & Coz. Wilkinson and tell her I’m very glad that she’s recovered of her late illness.  My service to Mr & Mrs Brumell  & Blessing to you both   I am yr most Affect. Father  

Mrs Maria Blacket

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