mber was spent in Switzerland.
Chamounix filled the travellers with delight.
They walked up the Brevant, rode to the Mer de Glace on muleback.
The great feature, however, of this visit to Switzerland was the Geneva Congress, called by Mrs. Josephine Butler to protest against the legalizing of vice in England.
At the Congress to-day — spoke in French.... I spoke of the two sides, active and passive, of human nature, and of the tendency of the education given to women to exaggerate the pashusband not, wife superior.
Each indispensable to each other, and to the whole.
Gentlemen, where would you have been if we had not cradled and tended you?
Congress.... Just before the end of the meeting Mr. Stuart came to me and said that Mrs. Butler wished me to speak for five minutes. After some hesitation I said that I would try. Felt much annoyed at being asked so late.
Went up to the platform and did pretty well in French.
The audience applauded, laughing a little at some points.
Bruce, Mrs. E. M., I, 389, 391.
Bruges, I, 280.
Brummel, G. B., I, 316.
Brussels, I, 279.
Bryant, W. C., I, 209, 304; II, 197, 198.
Bryce, James, II, 168.
Buck, Florence, I, 391.
Buffalo, I, 376; II, 90, 139.
Buller, Charles, I, 82.
Bullock, A. H., I, 249.
Bulwer-Lytton, E., I, 262; II, 206.
Burne-Jones, Mrs. E., II, 169.
Burns, Robert, I, 139.
Burr, Mrs., II, 130.
Burt, Mr., II, 248.
Busoni, Sig., II, 192.
Butcher, S. H., II, 323.
Butler, Josephine, II, 21.
Butler, W. A., II, 248, 306.
Butterworth, Hezekiah, II, 228, 270.
Byron, G. Gordon, Lord, I, 68; II, 296.
Cable, G. W., II, 87.
Cabot, Elliot, II, 363.
Caine, Hall, II, 243, 248, 250.
Cairo, II, 34, 35, 36, 182.
California, II, 131, 135, 154.
Calypso, I, 272.
Cambridge Club, II, 66.
Campagna, I, 95, 134.
Campanari, Sig., II, 270.
Campbell, Dudley, II, 8.
Campello, Count Salome di, II, 273, 285, 302.
Cardini, Sig., I, 43, 44.
he Evening Post, 21; visitor at the Ward home, 79; celebration of his seventieth birthday, 277-280; at the meetings for promoting the woman's peace crusade, 329; admires the sermon of Athanase Coquerel at Newport, 342.
Bull Run, second battle of, 258.
Buller, Charles, his appreciation of Carlyle, 110.
Bunsen, Chevalier, Prussian ambassador to England, 118.
Bums, Anthony, 164.
Butler, Benjamin F., disinterestedness of his friendship for woman suffrage questioned, 395.
Butler, Mrs., Josephine, encourages the woman's peace congress idea, 329.
Byron, Lord, at Harrow, 22; his works unwillingly allowed in the Ward family, 58; his example leads Dr. Howe to Greece, 85; autograph letter of, 100; praise of, unpardonable in London, 115.
Cardini, Signor, Mrs. Howe's instructor in vocal music, 16; his anecdote of the Duke of Wellington, 17.
Carlisle, Earl of, dinner given by, 106.
Carlisle, Countess of, dinner given by, 106; her good nature: pleasantry about, 107.