Letters – Michael Blackett to William Blackett – 19 May 1679

Document Type: Letters
Date: 19 May 1679
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: William Blackett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Hon. Sir                                  					Ditto   

I have two Rotterdam bills drawne upon me, the one for £80: the other for £90:  both by Tempest Raine p  In the house of Mr Jno Bolitho, I have ordered severall masters to pay him mony wch if had been Effected, as was promised, would have amounted to more, itt seems they have faild me, I have ordered him to Call upon you for wt he wants, I desire you would please to pay itt unto him, they both fall dew about primo June what you pay I shall immediately Repay Bro: William with what advance you please, or will order Some m[aster]s to Repay you againe, wch I hope to Effect within few dais, Soe with my duty unto you, praying for good health and happiness and earnestly craving yr Blessing  I remaine     


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