Letter – Michael Blackett to John Wells – 5 Aug 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 5 Aug 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: John Wells
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr Jno Wells      Ditto  [Newcastle August 5 1676]


If there bee any doll[e]rs to be procured In yo[u]r place att 4S6d or 4S6 ½ or bills att 12 or 15 dayes sight I desire you to procure mee of either sort all that ever you cann to the vallue of £600 or £800 St[erlin]g, p[ro]vided you can order yo[u]r business soe; as that I may Rec[eive]d yo[u]rs before Tusday Noone next upon w[hi]ch <teacanes> soe the Greater Sume you can promace mee the greater kindnesse you will doe


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