Written from Liverpool to La Gordanne nr. Rolle, Canton Vaud one of the homes of the Meuricoffres. Hope they enjoyed their trip to the Tyrol. Josephine is pretty well again works in the dining room with window wide open on the garden while he is at College (he was Head of Liverpool College 1866-1882) He has taken up sketching. They hope to be at Paris for the Conference on the 24th. Gives news of various members of the family.
Includes envelope 'Letter from my father Canon George Butler, to Aunt Hatty Meuricoffre, written on 27 Aug 1878, from Liverpool, and addressed evidently to La Goranne near Rolle, Canton Vaud. Sent to me in Feb 1917 by Miss Chambers, Executrix, see her card within', and black bordered card 'Executrix to Aunt Hatty, Miss Chambers 8 The Avenue, Bedford'