Letter – Edward Blackett to Thomas Brummell – 12 Sep 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Sep 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Brummell
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Sir        								Sept  12 

      I give you many thanks for yr kind Entertainment as also for yrs with the Inclosed this Morning.   We begin to doubt here that our Victory in <Flanders> was not so great as was talked of, however all here believe that we shall most certainly have a Peace this winter, which pray God grant be Sure the 140 p[iece]s Lead you shipp for my Son John lett it go with Convoy,  Give my Blessing to Aletheia and tell her I shall keep the Ring and send it to her by the first Safe hand that comes to Newcastle.  With my Humble Service and Thanks to Mrs Brummell 

            I am yr obliged friend and servt.

For Mr Thos. Brummell

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