Letter – Michael Blackett to Henry Nelthorpe – 31 Dec 1675

Document Type: Letter
Date: 31 Dec 1675
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Henry Nelthorpe
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Stockton xber ult 75

Mr Henry Nelthorpe


 I writt to you the 28th present from hence & sent you 2 Bills for 100 <.> each of w[hi]ch I hope came to safe to your hand. M<.> <happs> I may send you this Post a Bill for 1 or £200 but there is a little diffrence twixt us & I am affrayd <…..> shall not <.itt> of it the <p[ar]ties> > concerned about the Bills of £500 <s> w[hi]ch I chardged upon you would have mee to Order you to pay the same before dew, doe not doe it a day upon my account but if for your self you can <p…re> a little Schola Mana (as I believe you may) you may use your discression doe not feare a Contradictory Order as to the paying of the Bill I am MB

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