Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 4 May 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 4 May 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: May the: 4th 1677


      I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 26th past. In the first place pray take notice I have this day vallewed upon you £156:15:3d payable 20/d[ays] Sight to Mr Henry Maister or Order vallew within my selfe w[hi]ch pray lett bee complyed w[i]th all 

      if Turfrey will nott pay my bill of of 84:8:4d pray demande of him if hee will pay the Inclosed bill till further Order I have pretty well secured my money and have freighted Thomas Browne the Master of yo[u]r place; who you may Expect w[i]th Leed and Coales more of that hereafter; next Post I thinke to remitt you some moneyes: and desires to know how thinges stands betwixt you and Charter Partey that may expect next Post


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