Letter – Edward Blackett to Beaumont – 18 Apr 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 18 Apr 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Beaumont
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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April 18


I recd yours this morning. Am sorry to perceive you have been well of late. If I had known you would not have come down would have Returned you what I am indebted to you long before this. So Inclos’d you have a bill for it. Pray send me by the first Richmond carrier as under writ, you must consider that the carriage of every pound will me two pence so I expect you’ll use me Accordingly. Upon receipt of my Letr pray let me hear from you & the carriers name. you send them for [last line obscured]  

I am yr assured friend & humble servt

Mr Beaumont

4lb Bohee tea

20lb Coffee

20 lb chocolate

4 pints Orange flower Water

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