Letter – Edward Blackett to James Mewburn – 10 Jan 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Jan 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: James Mewburn
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      Newby the 10 Jannary 1714/5


      I Recd yrs of the 6th by the last post I writ Mr Fenwick tht if he could nof send me bills, I would Send Sevcts Over for the mony, so upon the receipt of this letter do you acqt him wth the same,

      I cannot fix the day when you are to come over for cannot get a commission, till there is a Seal day, & there has not been one these Holydays, but now they are over do expect a commission every post day, assoon as I have it will will give you notice to come to Newby

      besure go to Mr Ridley & give him my Service & thanks to him for his present, & when he come on this Side of the Country shall be mighty glad to see him I am

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