Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 12 Oct 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Oct 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle 8ber 12 1677

Mr Hump: Willett


I have this day valewed upon you the two following bills vizt one for fifty pounds p[er] 10 after sight to Mr Richard Ellborough or order valew of Mr Ralph Ellstob£50: -: -

one for fifty pounds p[er] 10 after sight to Mr William Tigh or order valew of Mr Ra: Ellstobb

                                                                                                                                                 £50: -: -

both which pray lett be complyed withall to pleasure a friend have valewed £50: -: - more upon you p[er] 15 d[ays] sight to Ed[w]ard Burdett Esqr or order valew of Mr Rich: Carnaby, I shall remitt you some moneys shortly. In the mean time remaines MB

your bill comes not to hand what is the reason pray alwaies draw w[ha]t you can upon mee, spare mee not if any profitt to be gott

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