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tion and the unhappy affair of Pacifico was surely well redeemed by the cession of the Ionian Islands. She is naturally marked out, not for an exclusive, but for a special friendliness with Greece. But there is no demand in this case for a special friendliness, in order to supply the motive of right action. The ungracious assent, which we so unhappily substituted at the Congress for our zealous advocacy, at any rate stands recorded against us. That we should lend to Greece a free and resolute concurrence, at least at this final stage, in obtaining for her the boon destined for her by European compact, is what justice, policy, and even decency, alike require.
W. E. GLADSTONE.
May 24, 1879.
INDEX TO VOL. V.
The titles of articles are printed in italics.
AFGHAN war, India's contribution BAGEHOT (Mrd, on the currency
to the cost of the, 888-889
question in India, 105-108
Barrington (Mrs. E. I.), Is a great
financial consequences to India of
Agamemnon, the alleged discovery of
its definition of duty, 495-496
Aleurone grains, chemical composition
Alice, Princess, Dedicatory Poem to the,
Alliance, the United Kingdom, 411-
America, commercial competition of,
Animals and their Native Countries,
- his peculiar notion of the Constitu-
the alleged reaction against, 368-377
Constitution, straining of the, 349-351
Cookson (Montague), The Nation before
Co-operative Stores, a Co-operator's View
-a Shopkeeper's View of, 733-739