Montpellier July 1. 18.2[6?]
Understanding that an important cause to be argued at O. C. House brings together among others several professional strangers, be so good as to ascertain the day on which the Judge & the Counsel on both sides can conveniently take a dinner with me, and present my invitations to them accordingly: making yourself one of the party.
P.S. Should Mr. C. Johnston attend on the occasion, I hope he will make Montpr. his quarters whilst in the neighbourhood