Letter – Peirce Reeves to James Standsfield – 17 Nov 1674

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Nov 1674
Correspondent: Peirce Reeves
Recipient: James Standsfield
Archive Source: NRS RH15 102 6 2
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          									Londo Nov 17 1674

Sr James,

Our last was of the 10th instant therein sent you a paper relating to business of concernment wch recommended to your care & secrecy. Since noe from you these serves to Advise that Ald Simpson has drawne on you £160 payable to And Donalson the 25 inst ach fords to doe as he advises we desire it may finde due honour upon <d: Aird> & wt yu are short in Cash you may draw the bille on us to answer it. In our last wee advised you Sr Ja Keith was In Debts £473.13.6 principle & since lent him £7 for his journey. And the Int of his accot w  make £147.9.8 at 6 p Ct to the 30 of this month we hope hel clear every thing wth you when hes there according to his promise & advise of his compliance wt is all needful

For my Bro Jno Lindsay & Compy

Peirse Reeves

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