Letter – Edward Blackett to James Mewburn – 3 Sep 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 3 Sep 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: James Mewburn
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      3 Sept


I perceive by yours that Mr Ridsdale was at Seaton, & Examined the ten.ts, I perceive he designs to be there again the latter End of this Month or the beginning of the next, you need not provide any thing extraordinary for him, for he was very well pleased wth the Entertainment you gave him last, when you can spare the time faile not to go up & pay the East & West Carriage Men, & when you can light of any pep[p]er besure buy me a quantity buy buy what they have, I think the price very reasonable at 7 groats or half a crown pr pound, let me know by the first post what money Wm Lows pd Mr Coulson, & whether Wm Lows Recd my letter to waite on the judges out of my liberty, I am

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