Letter – Michael Blackett to Matthew Lamb – 9 Mar 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Mar 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Matthew Lamb
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle March 9 1677/8

Mr Ma: Lambe


Being In some hast[e] I onlye Enquire after yours and my mothers good health, I see If I never write you you will be sure never to write to mee, your promisse when you were Last here makes mee Remember the old proverbe out of Sight out of minde you promised mee a grosse of bra<sse> pipes as yett I have seen noe p[er]formance I have got Robt Stansbys Rent I hope you have ere this gott Jno Stansbys and the rest all wth mee god be thanked are very well hopeing the like wth you I remaine MB

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