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Title: Cunningham, Waddell to Melling, Maurice, 1756
ID5289
CollectionLetterbook of Greg & Cunningham_1756-1757 [T. Truxes]
Filegc/46
Year1756
SenderCunningham, Waddell
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationmerchant
Sender Religionunknown
OriginNYC, USA
DestinationLiverpool, England
RecipientMelling, Maurice
Recipient Gendermale
Relationshipbusiness
Source
Archive
Doc. No.
Date
Partial Date
Doc. Type
Logunknown
Word Count209
Genrebusiness
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TranscriptTo Maurice Melling, Liverpool 16 June 1756

Sir:
We are favoured with yours of the 1st April by the Johnson & are
heartily sorry we can give you no better account of your affairs with
Aspenwall & Doughty. They promise every day to give us an exact
state of your account with them which we hope to get in A day or two but
are much affraid it will be made out so as to run away with the balance they make due you by Out standing Debts.
I cant advise you to a better assortment then the annexed to load your
Vessel out with. Dry goods makes accounts too long A closing. In all
your commands we shall do our utmost to convince you that none can regard
your Interest more.

5 Casks of Earthen Ware, the same you shiped in the Melling
2 Tons of Cheese
10 Casks of Beer
6 Tons of Bar Lead & Shott, if it's war
10 Hogsheads of Potatoes, with the Measure Marked on each
100 Crates of Common Hollow Earthen Ware
Salt, what you[r] Vessel can cary.
More, you may depend We can load your Vessel for Ireland at the highes[t]
Freight.
Via London
per Cap I. Seymor
& Capt. Cunningham