THE sunlight and the sea air, the very breath of Spring, were pouring in through the open window, and the heart of the old guitar-player was full of joy. Seated at his table with a quill pen in his hand, he noted down the melodies which welled up, clear and limpid, in his mind, and from time to time he lifted from the chair beside him his wonderful Guadagnini guitar, and tested by the reality of sound the music he was engaged in composing.By SANTE BARGELLINI52 min
STRANGE events took place on the Nannabijou Limits during the morning of the day Hammond left by tug for Kam City. Josephine Stone rose early after a restless night of nervous dread of she knew not what. There had been disturbing incidents that had contributed to her trepidation.By CHARLES CHRISTOPHER JENKINS39 min
WHEN Preston Waring called me in professionally I knew at once his illness was a serious one. It was not his nature to raise an alarm over nothing. “Just sent for you, Eben, old friend,” he told me when Mrs. Nibley ushered me in to his bedside, “to help me set my house in order.By LESLIE GORDON BARNARD34 min
THERE are two ways into Bettinilli’s Restaurant in Stefferson Avenue; there is the main entrance, where a giant porter stands with a large and impressive umbrella, to cover the heads of clients in their short passage from car to door; and this is the entrance best known.By EDGAR WALLACE22 min
THE LATEST reports on employment in Canada show that the rapid improvement in industrial conditions, which first showed itself in April, has been well maintained. Last winter, things were at an even lower ebb than in the winter of 1920-1921.By G. E. JACKSON10 min
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