she spoke with a pleasant playfulness, dwelling somewhat upon the position that Home Rule, if given to Ireland
, would do away with the ill-feeling of the Irish in America
To lunch with Lady Aberdeen
came into the meeting while Lady Aberdeen
was speaking, and with him Lady Carlisle
She shook hands with me very cordially.
Presently Lief Jones
began his address, which was quite lengthy, presenting the full platform of the Liberal Party.
He is a brisk, adroit speaker, and made points in favor of Woman Suffrage, of Home Rule, of the disestablishment of the Anglican Church in Wales
, of the eight-hour labor law, of the purchase of the waterworks, now owned by eight companies in the city.”
. The lunch at Lady Aberdeen
's was very pleasant.
Mrs. Eva McLaren 1
talked with me, as did Miss Ferguson
The American Minister, Robert Lincoln
was introduced to me and was very friendly.”
. Went to Toynbee Hall by Whitechapel 'bus.
Had received a note, which I supposed to be from a lady, offering to show me over the institution.
We were shown into a large room, bare of carpet, but with some pictures and bric-a-brac.
After waiting half an hour, a young gentleman made his appearance, a Mr. Ames
--the letter had been from him. He showed me Mr. Charles
[not General] Booth
's map of gradations of wealth and poverty in London
The distinctions are marked by colors and shades of color -criminal centres designated by black.
In the afternoon ”