The Bechuana nations are the most advanced of these four groups.
The Makololo and Bechuana custom of greeting the new moon is curious.
Now, as already stated, the plan practised by the Bechuana savages had nothing very novel or strange in it.
The natives (most of them of Bechuana stock) are nearly twice as numerous as the whites.
Still worse was the conduct of Boers who had pushed their way into the Bechuana country.
The country is thinly inhabited by Bushmen and wandering Bechuana.
Besides these the French Society is doing a great work among the Bechuana and other tribes.
They have all the Bechuana love for agriculture and domestic animals.
But the agitation in England had, fortunately for what remained of the Bechuana people, not been allowed to drop.
It is among the Bechuana missions, that enlargement is most practicable.