Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 16 Jun 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 16 Jun 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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M[essrs] Hump[hrey]: Willett and Compa[ny]     		June the: 16: 1677


      I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 7th present and within 2 or 3 Posts expectes to send you a bill from my Lady Yorke for a Considerable summe noe more of this businesse itt hath vexed mee too much allready In the meane time inclosed is two Billes for £104:2:8 of w[hi]ch I pray procure the needfull when dew ~

      As soone as possible pray convert mee Leede into money; w[ha]t ever yo[u]r Lady bestowes on a Gowne and a Whiske for my Wife I shall be soe farr from beinge angry att itt that itt will bee very Satisfactory unto


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