Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 12 Aug 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Aug 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mess[eu]rs Hum: Willett and Compa[ny]     Ditto    [Newcastle 12 August 1676]


      I have before mee both yo[u]rs of the 8th All yo[u]r Complements shall answer w[i]th Silence; onely In playne English; I wish att any time; I might bee thought Capable; to serve either you or any of yo[u]r Freinds; In this Place; as a Retaliation In some Measure of all the favours I have Rec[eive]d from you ~

      Inclosed is a Bill of £50 of w[hi]ch pray procure the needfull; Pray advise mee p[er] first if Geo: Moore Marchant In yo[u]r Place; bee Returned from Ansterdam And how hee is to <live>; yo[u]r Inclosed I have Delivered to S[i]r W[illia]m My Service to Mr Ed: if w[hi]ch you Still I am In hast:    M:B:

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