Letters – Michael Blackett to Robert Jackson – 22 Jan 1681

Document Type: Letters
Date: 22 Jan 1681
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Robert Jackson
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Robt Jackson						Do 


      In conformity to yor desire and to my promise I send you ths to lett you know, tht Immediately after I lighted from my horse I repaired to mr Robt Wetwang who has <sold> all his deales and was to be dd wn I came home att £3.7.<6d> ready money but seeing we were soe neare an agreemt I prevailed wth him to stopp 3 or 4000 [struck out: deales] wch if you please to have att the same price agreed upon, paying ready money they shall be att yor service wch is left to yor discretion, and shall desire yor answer p[er]next post soe tht if you will not have thm they may be dd to another –

      As for the rest of his commodities he desires till tuesday to Consider of itt, wch communicated volume itt shall be Imported unto you by him tht really is


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