Letter – Michael Blackett to William Smith – 20 May 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 May 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: William Smith
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr Wm Smith and Compa[ny]	                          Newcastle May the 20th [16]76


I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 13th present Mr Robt Jackson of Stockton, continues his former advice (vizt) that hee will nott accept my Bill upon Mr Wm Tuckers account for about £20 towards the loadinge of Jno: Tucker, soe w[he]n please God hee arrives; If hee meete nott w[i]th a Freight here, I shall furnish him w[i]th the needfull money and valew [value] my disbursm[en]ts upon Mr Mark Mortimer of London; if In case Mr Jackson continue his resolution I should be glad to be found Capable of serveinge you, or any of yo[u]r Friends In this place none should bee more willinge to observe (nor more ambitious of) yo[u]r commands Then Sr     MB:

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