Letter – Edward Blackett to Thomas Brummell – 17 Apr 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Apr 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Brummell
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      April the 17 1710


I Recd your letter and Inclosd which pray foreward I return a Copy of the Articles of Agreement betwixt my Son & his partner. I think in good manners they ought to name my Son first, he being a Baronets Son, so consequently of much bettr quality. I shall have £1000 here at £5 p cent & I hope Mr Barnes will procure me £500 at 5 ½ . I desire you’ll take an opportunity at your own time to discourse Mr Barnes & know what his thoughts are For by the Articles of Agreement the money is not to be paid till the 24 June. However the £1000 I believe shall returne <….> sooner I am yr assured friend & servt

Mr Tho Brumell Newca

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