August 1, 1924

THE SMOKING FLAX

ONE WAY OUT

The Man Whom the Rocks Hated

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THE SMOKING FLAX

An Epic of the Canadian prairies by Canada’s outstanding novelist and poet of the West—the story of the heart-hunger of a boy—and the romance of Cal and Minnie: in five instalments.
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ONE WAY OUT

Hardy Anson decided his job would never catch him like a weasel in a trap —but then Anson was the kind of chap who preferred to make his own mistakes.
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The Man Whom the Rocks Hated

IT WAS the first year since he was a boy that Paul Cockett had not spent his summer holiday at Brighton. He had gone regularly to Brighton ever since '94 when Gell had taken him there—old Gell who talked of "London by the sea.” Now Gell had died in the spring of 1919—the last wave of the ebbing influenza epidemic had caught him—and Cockett said that “he couldn’t fancy Brighton alone.”
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THE RED DISC

"YOU’D better go in the boat, doctor,” said the captain, handing over his binoculars. “There’s been an outbreak of some sickness, sure enough. What do you think?” “The same old tale, I suppose,” said Willard, yawning. “Blackwater fever, and no quinine.”
The Ginger Group Jolts Parliament 2021

The Ginger Group Jolts Parliament

WITH the old parties practically agreed on the Redistribution Bill, ministers packing their trunks for Wembley and the heat bearing down on the Capital with unbroken front, the symptoms all indicated (as I began this screed) that the end of the Session was at last in sight.
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Art and Decoration for Town and Country Homes

Art and Decoration for Town and Country Homes

Summer “Lady of the Trays”
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THE OPTION

The fate of Millie Manson depended on the finding of oil. How she waited for the cry: “We'll have to pull and shoot!”
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Women and their Work

ROSAMUND DE WOLFE ARCHIBALD CRUSADES FOR BETTER ENGLISH

Nova Scotia Seminary Teacher Has Taken Up the Cudgels in Defense of the English Language and Is Educating the Youth of Today by Regimental Method. A National Effort
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Canada’s Naval Defense Problems

An authorized interview with Vice-Admiral Sir Frederick Laurence Field, commanding British Special Service Squadron, now visiting Canada.
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ANIMALS I REMEMBER

II. Chita, Blitz and Bli.
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