Letters – Michael Blackett to James Cooke – 10 Aug 1680

Document Type: Letters
Date: 10 Aug 1680
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: James Cooke
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr James Cooke						Newc[astle] Aug 10th  1680

Yours I reed and have Inclosed sent you a note for One hondred & fifty pounds and desire you to receive the money <as> dew to yo[ur]selfe, and presse him very earnestly for the paymt of itt, never lett a day passe but lett him have a messenger, and tell him you must have the money otherwise you will not tacke itt well from me In short be as earnest as ever you can for itt I am


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