Montpellier Mar. 14. 1832
J. Madison has duly recd. the pamphlet copy of Mr. Marshalls speech "on the abolition of Slavery," with wch. he has been favored. It very ably discusses the important subject, and very advantageously presents the particular views espoused by the Author. J. M. begs Mr. Marshall, to accept with his acknowledgments for the polite attention, assurances of his cordial esteem & respect
RC (ViW); FC (DLC).