Letter – Michael Blackett to Harmen Algreves – 16 Jun 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 16 Jun 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Harmen Algreves
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Harmen Algreves   				Newcastle June the: 16th 1677


I have some billes att some times come to my hands upon you from Merchants in this Towne and though according to the Old Proverb I desire nott to eate another mans Bread out of his mouth yett for Old acquaintance sake I thought itt convenient to lett you know that att present I am for my selfe and will be ready to send you upon all ocations as cheape if not cheaper then any man in this place and none shall bee more ambitious of; nor more ready to obey and observe yo[u]r commands; soe for future dispose as you please of


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