Letter – Edward Blackett to Edward Gray – 6 Dec 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Dec 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Edward Gray
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Honest Mr Gray                 							Decr  6


      I designed to have sent my Sevt. Yesterday for the Wines as I writ you, but was prevented.  My Wife desires Mrs Gray to buy her two doz. Of good Oranges and my Sevt. shall bring them in the Basket which the Collar of Brawn comes in it never was in pickle so after Eight or ten days taste it and lett me know how it proves    I am yr Assured friend

Mr Edw. Gray at his house In Yorke

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