September 15, 1924

THE SMOKING FLAX

TRIANGLE

Twice in the Graveyard Watch

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THE SMOKING FLAX

CAL’S first impulse was to drive to Plainville and tell Minnie everything. He felt that he had come to an impasse in his life where he must lean on other judgment beside his own. His house of dreams had collapsed, shattered by a blow under a clear sky, a blow unheard and unseen by any neighbor, and he was writhing amid the ruins.
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TRIANGLE

"I DON’T give a hoot for the usual notions, Marjorie. I can’t feel that a wife has much of a claim upon a man simply because she’s borne him a lot of babies, or scrubbed many a dish pan, or let herself go to pieces in humdrum fealty to him. It’s a very different sort of thing that counts.
Twice in the Graveyard Watch 1617

Twice in the Graveyard Watch

The phantom lights startle Billy Stone again—but this time lead him closer to a solution of the amazing mystery.
Usually We’re Honest, But— 1213

Usually We’re Honest, But—

Fundamentally, most of us are not crooks, but there are some queer kinks in human nature.
The Grizzly’s Shelf 1415

The Grizzly’s Shelf

WHEN Wolver Stark saw the wild sheep fall, he thought he had lost it for good. So far as he could judge from the place at which he fired the shot, it went clean over the edge, and he concluded that the shattered hulk would not come to rest for 1,000 feet or more.
Farm Boy, Doctor—Then Governor 1617

Farm Boy, Doctor—Then Governor

A SMALL party of Alberta celebrities was toiling, single file, up the steep ascent back of Spirit River to view the country. Zig-zagging like a snake fence down the rocky trail staggered the rough, ill-kept figure of a man. As he neared the little groups of notables he stopped, swayed dizzily before the first man in the party who drew back in horror, for the fellow’s face was smeared with blood that ran from a wound in his head and trickled off his chin.
Hunting for Treasure in the Cocos 2021

Hunting for Treasure in the Cocos

MANY an interesting craft has slipped quietly out of Vancouver harbor, during its fifty years as a port, through the First Narrows, past Prospect Point, and melted into the track of the setting sun upon some mysterious quest. But it is altogether likely that no more interesting craft, or one carrying a more interesting complement, has left this port than that which left a trail of smoke behind her she passed up Point Grey upon a certain January day of the present year of grace.
ANY WOMAN WITH DEFT FINGERS CAN DECORATE INEXPENSIVELY WITH BATIK 5253
Women and their Work

ANY WOMAN WITH DEFT FINGERS CAN DECORATE INEXPENSIVELY WITH BATIK

During Summer Holidays, or Those Busy Weeks Preceding Christmas, Many Charming Bits of Work May Be Created Which Will Well Repay Labor Involved.
An Ideal Inexpensive Home 5657
Art and Decoration for Town and Country Homes

An Ideal Inexpensive Home

THE distinction of individuality is the sign of the well-planned home. In nothing is there a more divided opinion as to what constitutes the nearest approach to the idea than in house design. Alice cannot endure pokey places; Betty would die of loneliness in a rambling country house.
TRADE PENDULUM SWINGS SIGNIFICANTLY AGAIN FOR BUSINESS UPTURN 23
BUSINESS & INVESTMENTS

TRADE PENDULUM SWINGS SIGNIFICANTLY AGAIN FOR BUSINESS UPTURN

WITH a continuance of such healthy, indices as expanding export trade, ready absorption of Canadian loans both in the domestic and New York money markets and the prospect of a 300,000,000 bushel western wheat crop to market at higher prices than a year ago, the Canadian business man enters the autumn season with a warranted confidence.
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