Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 23 Nov 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Nov 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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23th ditto

Mr Hump: Willett


Please take notice that this day I have vallewed upon you a bill for £50: - : - payable 10 d[ays] sight to Mr John Ellison or order vallew of himselfe wch pray lett bee complyed wthall yesterday I shipped aboard the Frances of Ipswich William Morgan Master 100 p[iece]s Leed and consigned to your selfe wch after good arrivall be pleased to Receive & dispose of for my most advantage paying the Master £4: - : - freight I thinke I shall send you 2 or 300 p[iece]s more very shortly in wch proceeding may expect dew advise from MB

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