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(during, The hostility between England and Spaine) by the
right and reall English names, Espetiall the said Producent
who hath lived in those Islands for about Sixteene
or Seaventeene yeeres, And saith that most English
merchants (as well as the producent) that trade to the said
Islands doe assume, and take upon them fictitious
Dutch names the better to Colour their Trading to, at
and from the said Islands. The Premisses hee Deposeth
having lived with the said Producent for about 8
yeeres last, and during the time hee hath lived with
him in this City hee hath and doth at Present, write letters
for the said Producent, to the said Alvarado, and when
the said Producent is abroad or busie this deponent doth subscribe
the name Peter Vander Rubin to the said Letters, and alsoe receive
many letters for the said Producent from the said Alvarado directed
to Peter Vander Rubin at Amsterdam. and further
cannot depose./.

To the 4th hee saith that about Janiary or ffebruarye
1657. the said Producent did cause to be laden on
board a Shipp called the Susan ffrigot of London, wherof
Abraham Philliter was Master she Lying then in the
River of Thames, bound for the Canaryes for his owne account a great quantity
of Goods, of severall sorts and also a Letter of Credit amounted to the vallue of about [one thousand XX GUTTER]
and Consigned them to the said Alvarado
in the Canaryes
And the said Producent wrote a Letter to the said Alverado [XXXX GUTTER]
him To sell or barter the said Goods for wines and other Goods. and
alsoe to buy wines and other goods with the foresaid moneyes
paid upon the said Bill or Letter of Credit, and to send the same
for England for the Account of him the said Producent
or to that effect And saith that upon the returne of the said Susan ffrigot
there were letters brought from the said Donn Alverado
to the Producent wherein hee wrote that hee had receaved the goods, and bill
of Credit, which were sent in the said ship Suzan ffrigot,
and had sent some small matter of the proceeds of
them in the said ship, or to that effect the Premisses hee
deposeth for that hee Copyed the foresaid letter send (sic) by the Producent
to the said Alvarado, and alsoe sawe the foresaid Letter send by
the said Alverado to the Producent And further hee
Deposeth not:/:/

To the 4th