James Madison Papers

Robert Lewis to James Madison, 8 November 1824

Mayors Office Fredg. Novr 8th 1824

Dr Sir,

The pleasing task has devolved on me of communicating to you the wishes of a joint committee of the common hall and citizens of this place that you would honour them with your presence at a dinner to be given to Genl. Lafayette on his return to Washington—I may truly add that, to none would your company be more pleasing than Yr. respectful Humbe. Servt

Robt: Lewis

Chairmn of the Committee of Arrangements

RC (DLC). Docketed by JM.

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