Letter – Michael Blackett to Henry Maister – 15 Feb 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Feb 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Henry Maister
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Hen: Maisters


I think itt needlesse to acquainte you how I Can be Concerned in a parcell of Iron att your place, wch I heare of since I writt you last the £14: 15: 4d pray order as you please, I suppose my small Commissions are not worthy your trouble besides I am Informed you deale wth the Commodity your selfe, soe I am alwaies left to your mercy, but as wee meet friends soe pray lett us part for my part I am really and soe shall you finde mee upon all occations MB

If I alwais had of your owne Iron, In my opinion noe Commission was dew, wch you may abate mee if you please MB

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