Letters – Michael Blackett to Charles Banks – 24 Dec 1678

Document Type: Letters
Date: 24 Dec 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Charles Banks
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Charles Banckes               					ditto       


I have yours of 6th present doe take notice of your draught upon me for £275: wch. shall be Complyed withal, but after Receipt noe more of Mr Jno. Strothers bills, tis a wonder to mee that I never heare from him, and hereafter I will take such care that he shall alwaies write me a line or two under this <covert> advising me the needful, otherwise you shall not comply with them, to this day have not advice of one farthing drawn upon you, though indeed I have given him order to disburse some mony for me, and I feare not that he has Chardged more than his needful, but you know tis very Requisite, I should be acquainted with his proceedings, soe as before accept noe more of his bills till further order  

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