Letter – Michael Blackett to Robert Jackson – 11 Sep 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Sep 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Robert Jackson
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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mr Rob[er]t Jackson    				Ditto  [Newcastle 11 September 1677]


      I have yours of the 7th for the 20s you mention awanting I shall Answer to itt, that the next time you may either send a man that Can till moniys better or att best will not be soe Spareing of his labour, tis very true when the money was told to mr Dunny there was 20s over and I would have Councilled him to have told the money over againe which he denied, soe I returned itt to the person of whome I Received itt (vizt) to mr Nicholas Harding of London, of whome you may procure itt if you Can ~ for my part I take my selfe Cleare of itt~

      I take Speciall notice of one way of writing you up which is to lett mee Endeavour never soe much to serve you itt is alwais returned to me as kindnesses done to myselfe but I shall say noe more but onely that I am as you please


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