May 1, 1918

FEATURE ARTICLES

The League of Free Nations

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The Sleep Walker

FICTION

The Magic Makers

The League of Free Nations 1819
FEATURE ARTICLES

The League of Free Nations

II.—Who is to Represent us?
The Sleep Walker 2021
FICTION

The Sleep Walker

IT was a week later, and well after two, in the dullest ebb of earth’s deadest hour, when Benson lifted the portiere and stepped into my room. I put down the book at which my brain had been scratching, like a dog scratching at a closed door. It was a volume of Gautier’s “Nouvelles.”
The Magic Makers 3031
FICTION

The Magic Makers

A Story of Mystery and Adventure in Northern Canada
Labor Will Demand State Control 4647
REVIEW OF REVIEWS

Labor Will Demand State Control

English Labor Leader Lays Down Program for After the War.
The Last Stand of the Princess Pats 2425
FEATURE ARTICLES

The Last Stand of the Princess Pats

I.—The Retreat From Polygon
The Secret Eyes of the Czar 5455
REVIEW OF REVIEWS

The Secret Eyes of the Czar

A System Was Maintained in Russia to Read All Letters in Mails.
The Pawns Count 3839

The Pawns Count

A Story'of Secret Service and the Great War
Human Touch in Gardening 7677
SPRING GARDEN PLANNING

Human Touch in Gardening

TOO many of us think of a garden as rows,” said the professor; “the successful gardener sees his plot as a community of individual plants each with a set of human needs and habits of its own.” The horticulturalists gave a deep and unanimous sigh; this was not the kind of talk they wanted.
Drop Behind and Lose Two 4445
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Drop Behind and Lose Two

MARMADUKE flipped his cigarette butt away, rested his elbows on the arms of his chair, and joined his finger tips together. I was his guest over Sunday at the Golf Club. There was a little dance at a house near by, to which we had been invited, so we dined comfortably at the club, and had an hour or so before we need start out.
Is Wilson Failing as War President? 5253
REVIEW OF REVIEWS

Is Wilson Failing as War President?

He is Charged With Clutching Authority and Retarding Action.
War Developments Do Not Affect Business Conditions. 67
The Business Outlook

War Developments Do Not Affect Business Conditions.

THERE was a flurry of alarm across the country when the announcement of the placing of embargoes on certain lines of American goods was announced. In business circles the probability of such an order had been well understood. It was referred to in these columns last month, nevertheless the actual announcement created a certain degree of consternation and a hurried scurry to take stock.
Zero Day 3435
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Zero Day

THE Canadian Corps carried out its orders. Afterward the corps commander wiped clean the slate which carried the long tale of meticulously careful preparation, to write thereon a victory. And the young infantrymen cleaned their slates, separating themselves from the tale of longer training than the older men had known, with the involved reproach of never having seen a battle, and wrote themselves comrades of the veterans, soldiers in their own eyes and before the world.
The Girl On the Verandah 1617
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The Girl On the Verandah

ON a certain summer night in the year 1916, Lieut. Victor Kilgour of the Canadian Engineers strolled out upon the verandah of the Golf Club in Crowborough and seated himself quite unconsciously very near the sole occupant of the aforesaid verandah.
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