Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 6 Jul 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Jul 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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mr Hump[hrey]: Willett              Newcastle July 6: 1677


      I have this day valewed the following bills upon you viz –

one p[ayable] 15/d[ays]sight to mr Geo[rge]: Richards or order

valew of mr Joseph Hudleston for                            £100

one p[ayable] 15/d[ays] sight to mr Winifried Ogle or order

valew of mr Robert Rookeby for                              £290:=:=

both of which pray Lett be complyed withall ~

      within a post or two I expect to find you bills for 700l:=:= or £800:=:= w[hi]ch shall rest in your hands a while, besides I have Lying by me about 400 p[iece]s Leed, which you may expect p[er] first convenience, I Long to heare of the saile of the 200 p[iece]s you Last Received I am In Hast


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