Letters – Joseph Richmond to William Darwin – 29 May 1759

Document Type: Letters
Date: 29 May 1759
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/1
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To Mr Wm Alvey Darwin Grays Inn London 					29 May 1759


In answer to yours of the 26th inst the £379.15.0 and the £225 will be ready whenever Mr Hill calls for it with your Dra[ugh]t on me for the money or sends it for me properly indorsed in a Lre by the messenger who is to receive it.  I have this day drawn on you for the £379.15.0 payable to Danl Lascelles Esq or order 20 days after date last to Lady Barba 3 yrs ann[ui]ty due 5th April last I desire you will pay it Mr Vernon as soon as you can taking a proper rect as recd  of Sir Wr by my hand and send it me down as soon as paid and also the bill on you to Mr Lascelle when pd wch I shall advise the rect of.  But before you pay Mr Vernon enquire of Sir Wr whether he has not called upon him   I am  yrs &c JR

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