Letter – Ralph Grey to William Hester – 23 Dec 1673

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Dec 1673
Correspondent: Ralph Grey
Recipient: William Hester
Archive Source: NRO 753 J
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       Desembr 23 1673

Mr Hester

Sir this at present is to intreat yew to send me one last of ordinary <soope> ; the last yew sent me proved very bad; that 3 firkens is good for nothing; pray lett this be better and ½ last of the best soap; and if yew can conveniently ship them in Mr Sandersons Mr Robert Sharp or anay I am concerned in; If not I refer to yr care; the other being shipt in them will save me the fright this not fother yrs  Ra Grey

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