Letter – Michael Blackett to Edward Blackett – 14 Aug 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Aug 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Edward Blackett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Brother Edw[ar]d     						Newcastle August 14th 1677


      If ever you will doe mee a kindnesse, procure mee aveneson against thursday come a Seaventh night the 23d present some of your friends tell mee, if I rely upon you. I may very likely be forced to make a shift without, however I will live In hopes, soe take notice of itt, for the bearer that brings itt I will pay him very well ~

      my Humble service to my Lady yorke, my sister and to the Esq[uire]: and be pleased to accept of the same your selfe hopeing you are all In good health and merrily disposed I Conclude remaineing


Excuse for not comeing to see you when I was att Beedle for faith I had noe time to spare

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