Letters – Joseph Richmond to Cook & Abell – 19 Jan 1733

Document Type: Letters
Date: 19 Jan 1733
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Cook & Abell
Archive Source: NRO 673 2
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To Messrs Cook & Abell                                    Newcastle 19 January 1732


       Inclos’d is your acco[un]t Currant sign’d to the 31st Dec Last, the Ball thereon due from you to that time I make £149.6s.2d. If you find the same right I desire you will sign the Counter part of the acco[un]t & return me at your Leisure. On Saturday last being the 13th I sent you by John James the Carrier a peice of Silver w[eigh]t 674 oz. which I have debited you for at 5s.9d, & is the first peice on the new acco[un]t, it is not so clean as it ought to be, but you will find I have made you ample satisfaction for that; in the weight. You will please to own the Receipt of it, I thank you for you[r] offer of letting Mr Blackett have the last £100 before due, & with the wishes of the Season, am  etc  JR

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