Letters – Michael Blackett to Thomas Finley – 7 Dec 1678

Document Type: Letters
Date: 7 Dec 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Finley
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Thomas Frinley                                              			Newcas.   xber the 7th 1678

Inclosed is a letter for Edward Fletham of Yarme wch. I must of necessitie have sent forward before Monday next, soe upon Rec[eip]t desire, that if none be goeing there from this place you will be pleased to send one <aporpose> with itt  for this letter I mustt have att yarme  upon sending might here faile not.    MB

Mr Edwd. Fletham and Comp[an]y           					ditto 

You may remember that I promised you to meete you att Stockton upon Monday next, but today commanded by Mr <Alcior> to waite upon him both Monday and Tuesday cannot possible doe itt, soe desire you to make noe more of itt but to breake of your designe of coming there, so hopeing that you will excuse me coming that I am constrained to break my promisse       MB

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