Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 7 Feb 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Feb 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Hump: Willett

I have yours of the 2d present, many thanks for your Care in <Receiving> and dischardge all my bills.

Be still adviseing mee w[ha]t is offered mee for my Anchor palms but will not sell them neither for 15s nor 16s <p cwt> my oats are very good but am unwilling to send soe small a parcell as 100 Bus[hells] I thinke shall sell all mine to Mr Peter Barr

Pray w[ha]t will you give mee for french pistolls and Louis <Dor> I have about 100 of them by mee I am MB

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