Letter – Edward Blackett to Mr Dixon – 25 Nov 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Nov 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Mr Dixon
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      25 9br 1714

Mr Dixon 

      pray acqt me whether a letter came directed to you for mr George Mowbrayat Allen heads & if you send it wth a safe hand, pray order H.,Tulip to send me over such a servt as he sent me last, I wd have him a strong lusty Young fellow, & the sooner he sends him the better, let me know what number of pieces their lays at the mill both lorains, lead & what is made of the waste & you will oblige ordr harry Tulip to pay post due both for this letter & the ;etter you write to me, & pay it to my acct, I am 

      yr assured fd to Serve You
Dixon was probably a Hexham Grocer

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