Letter – Michael Blackett to Robert Jackson – 10 Dec 1675

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Dec 1675
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Robert Jackson
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Newcastle xber the 10th 1675

Mr Robt Jackson


I have before me yours of the 4th 6 and 8th present which I shall now God willing answer In Course In all them I take spetiall notice of your saying you cannot returne any money I would take it very well and thinke my selfe obliedged unto you if ever I mett with any such Lines In any of your Letters as that you had bene In quireing for Bills for me and Could meet with none but I supose that is to great a trouble for you I have pd Thomas Davisson the £19: 8: & shall pay Mr <Starle> the £51: 13: 10d w[hi]ch will Cleare all acct betwixt us and have Booked it accordingly – for future I can neither pay nor receive money without < ¼> p[er] % except when you send me bills for my owne acct and if you will please to send me Bills for £500 next weeke you shall have your money to a farthing without any allowance & besides will do me a very Great kindnesse so pray write me p[er] nex[t] post w[ha]t I may rely upon I am MB

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