Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 8 Jan 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Jan 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle Ja: 8: 1677/8

Mr Hum: Willett


I have yours wth my account Currant wch I shall Examine and let you know next post how I finde itt In the mean time question not but I shall finde itt right.

Last post Remited you £100: - : - and Inclosed you have a bill for £150: - but I have drawne upon you £100: - In three bills as followeth £50: p[er] 14 d[ays] sight to Mr Marr Esquire or order value of Ra: Ellstobb

£25 p[er] 14 d[ays] sight to Mr Jno Shewell or order value of ditto Ellstobb

£25 p[er] 14 d[ays] sight to Mr <Hen> Nicholson or order value of Ra: Ellstobb

£100 In all value upon you which pray lett be Honored now there will be paid in pt of the ballance due £150: - : - and the Remainder shall Remitt you as soone as is possible seeing you have occation for money; and Cannot pay till you supply yourselfe out of the goods consighned unto you I am MB

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