To the Comte de Milly4
AL: Summarized in Sotheby & Co. auction catalogue, July 14, 1970.
<Passy, April 27, 1778: Franklin presents his compliments and will be pleased to see the comte and his friend M. Broignard5 at 11:00 on Wednesday morning if they will do him the honor of calling on him.>
4. Jean-Baptiste Le Roy’s father-in-law: above, XXIII, 128 n.
5. Doubtless Brongniart, the electrical experimenter; see his note above, April 7.