Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 12 Apr 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Apr 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle Aprill the 12 1678

Mr Hump Willett


      I yesterday Shipt aboard of James <Stot> a little box and Consigned the same unto you, wch pray lett be Called for and kept in your Custody untill my wife send for itt, who is a Comeing up wth my father Sr Wm and pray lett her have w[ha]t mony she Demands, the first visitt she makes will be to waite upon your Lady

      You are very much to blame never to advise mee the price of oats, Leed, Coales and Grindstones and w[ha]t sort of the last are most vendable with you, wch pray doe for future once a weeke and if any appearence of a little profitt Can upon the least notice supply you wth any of them I am MB

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