Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 16 Feb 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 16 Feb 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mess[eur]s Hump[hrey]: Willett and Compa[ny]     Newcastle feb: the: 16dth: [16]76/7


I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 10th present for w[hi]ch I thanke you very kindly; but requireringe little answer; the lesse to Inlarge upon this serveibge cheifly to advise you of the followinge billes w[hi]ch I have this day drawne upon you vizt

one for £70 payable 15/d[ays] Sight To Liuetet [Lieutenant] Coll [Colonel] John Steventon or Order; vallew of Mr Timothy Tizarke        £70:=:=

one other for £30 payable 15/d[ays] Sight To Mr Thomas Blagrone or Order vallew of S[ai]d Mr Tizarke                                  £30:=:=

                                               In all ----- £100:=:=

Mr John Blackett has accepted the bill for £100 and will be pay[e]d when dew I am


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