December 15, 1923

The Traveller in the Fur Cloak

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Is League a Spiritual Evasion?

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The Traveller in the Fur Cloak 2021

The Traveller in the Fur Cloak

I HAD one or two things to do before I left the town, and I was turning from the door of the Golden Stag when my eyes encountered a shabby calash, which was loading up a few paces from the entrance. The postboy, as dingy as the carriage, was already in the saddle and the two travellers were in their seats and were evidently waiting only until one of them, the girl of the gallery, whose empty room was now accounted for, had said her last word to her escort of the day before.
Is League a Spiritual Evasion? 3233
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Is League a Spiritual Evasion?

League of Nations May Be "Better Than No League at All," But Does It Adhere to Its Covenant?
Lighted Windows 1415

Lighted Windows

THE woman went slowly down into the valley. Great drifting flakes of white shut off from her to-night the lure of the lights below. She liked to see them, in twilight, dusk or darkness, spatter the gloom-hidden hamlet in irregular constellation.
Many Farms in U. S. Deserted 3435
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Many Farms in U. S. Deserted

American Farmers Are Quitting Non-Remunerative Lands Until "Times Look Up,” Asserts Writer.
The Man Who Was No Sport 1011

The Man Who Was No Sport

THE old gray house stood back from the wayside, a deep fringe of maples on three sides of it, and on the fourth, fronting the dusty road, a sparse orchard of gnarled apple trees in full and pleasant fruitage. More than a century it had stood there, one of a handful that had formed a "Settlement" of Ulster Irish.
Is the “Third Degree” Useful? 2829
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Is the “Third Degree” Useful?

Experts Contend This Method of Extracting Confessions is Not Relentless Brutality but Application of Practical Psychology.
HEAVY TAXES HAVE DEPRESSING EFFECT ON BUSINESS; BUT FUNDAMENTALS ARE SOUND 23
BUSINESS & INVESTMENTS

HEAVY TAXES HAVE DEPRESSING EFFECT ON BUSINESS; BUT FUNDAMENTALS ARE SOUND

BUSINESS in Canada is faced at the present time with the difficulty of securing capital for necessary operations and expansions. It is not that capital is not actually available; response to the conversion offer in regard to the recent Dominion refunding loan makes this amply evident.
BLAZING TRAILS IN B. C. 1213

BLAZING TRAILS IN B. C.

The First of Several Articles
Current Opinion Across The Dominio 2425
Current Opinion Across The Dominio

Current Opinion Across The Dominio

What Did the Imperial and Economic Conferences Accomplish?
Will Motor Ship Oust Steamer? 3839
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Will Motor Ship Oust Steamer?

Britain is Well Ahead as Regards Motor Ship, Which is Admittedly Ship of Future on Most Trade Routes.
ANSWERS TO FINANCIAL QUERIES 45

ANSWERS TO FINANCIAL QUERIES

Question—I am a widow with six children to support and educate. Have about $12,000. Would you advise me to buy a small farm in Ontario, close to a high school, where I could grow vegetables and fruit for our own use? What part of Ontario would be best?—Worried, Alberta.
After the Conference Is Over 1819

After the Conference Is Over

THE major statesmen are gathering around the good old political dinner table and before the merry chimes of Christmas ring every last one of them will have his legs under the mahogany and be reaching out for the good things that are only served to the beloved of their country.
What’s Your Particular Kink? 3435
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What’s Your Particular Kink?

Many of Our Everyday Hobbies and Peculiarities Indicate Mild or Serious Forms of Neurosis, Experts Aver.
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