Letter – Michael Blackett to Edward Allen – 29 Jan 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 29 Jan 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Edward Allen
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Newcastle Jn 29th 1676

Major Allon

Kind fri[e]nd at my Returne out of west I doe mee[t] with yours of the 20th present upon I have agreed w[i]th my mil[l]er for 13s 6d for your pease <…> shall be p<aid> some time the next weeke <for me>, if you can draw some moneis upon me upon that amount to content may freely doe it your bill shall be Honor<ed> if not I shall remitt you your moneis at short sight att too persent [per cent] or under If I can pray tell me <w[ha]t> I shall take for your beans if an opertunity offers and soe I remaine yours to command MB

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