Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 2 Dec 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Dec 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mess[eur]s Hum[phrey]: Willett and Compa[ny]    Newcastle xber [December]: 2d  1676


I refer you to my last of p[ri]mo [1st] present p[er] yesterdayes Post Since none from you Soe the lesse to Inlarge upon this Serveinge Cheifly to advise you that I have this day Vallued upon you £240 payable 10/d[ays] Sight To Henry Ashurst Esq[uire] or Order Vallew of Mr Geo[rge]: Murton To w[hi]ch pray lett the needfull Hono[u]r bee given I hope yo[u]r next will Informe mee of the Sale of my Leed and that for ready money w[hi]ch will bee much to the satisfaction of MB:

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