Letters – Michael Blackett to Nicholas Harding – 20 Sep 1679

Document Type: Letters
Date: 20 Sep 1679
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Nicholas Harding
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Nich. Harding                                       		Newcastle   7ber the 20:  79


I question not but you have mett with Edwd. Milburne and have gott my bill accepted, I have a letter from him where he saith he will without faile pay the mony, but for <some> of his neglect, Inclosed doe send you papers, whereby you must force him to be punctuall.  he does desire you would not be too earnest wth himm  In wch use your discretion  but I will desire you not to tell abroad his occations, nor to stand with him for 5 or 6 /d[ays] if in In case he desire itt, you will be certaine of itt before his Shipps stir, and if he will pay you £10: more be pleased to Receive itt,  I will take itt againe of Mr Douglash, when he is in Cash for you, pray lett me heare from you, and <Cash> the Inclosed be dd whereby you will oblidge       


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