Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 19 Sep 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Sep 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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M[esseu]rs Hum: Willett and Compa[ny]       Newcastle 7ber [September] the 19th 1676


I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 14th pray advise mee of the Receipt of that final bill of £7:16:10d upon Mr Ralph Harope

I have this Post past these following bills upon you vizt

  one for £80 payable 15/d [days] Sight to Mr Jno <Esquier> or order vallue of him

  one for £20 payable 6/d [days] Sight To Mr: Edw: Blackett or order vallue of Hugh Anderton 

Both w[hi]ch pray lett bee complyed withall And when you have discharged all the Bills I have past upon you And Rec[eive]d all the Billes I have sent you pray lett mee have my Account drawne outt and sent mee; for I how longed to State accountes and God willinge here after wee will State accounts every 3/m [months] for of all things in the World I like nott longe driven accounts I am Sir    M:B:

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