Letter – Michael Blackett to Edward Allen – 10 Nov 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Nov 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Edward Allen
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Major Allan


      I can doe no less then once in 14 dayes advise you of occurrances here; but nothinge more att p[re]sent to Inlarge upon then to tell you of a badd Markett for yo[u]r Beanes; yett I hope for better ~

      Last night Mr Timothy Tizicke [Tizacke] was att my house and begun yo[u]r good health w[hi]ch was heartily pledged by

1. The letter is not dated nor ‘dittoed’, but the following letter is explicitly dated Nov 11, so this one is assumed to be the 10th

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