Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 21 Oct 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 21 Oct 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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M[esseu]rs Hum[phrey]: Willett and Compa[ny]     Ditto [Newcastle 21 October 1676]


I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 17th present my account Currant came well In due time to hand; but from that time to this I have nott had time to answer itt w[hi]ch was the onely Reason of my hintinge nothinge of my Receipt thereof I question nott butt tis right God willinge I shall p[ro]cese itt Shortly and as I find itt will In dew [due] time advise you; I take notice of the greate Case you take; nott onely to discharge punctually all bills I thorge upon you butt alsoe; of my other Small concerne for doeinge of w[hi]ch I returne you my hearty thankes in requitall If att any time I bee thought Capable to serve you or yo[u]rs In this place upon all acctions pray freely dispose of him that is w[i]th all affection


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