April 1, 1925

The Great Samara 2627

The Great Samara

UPON a house in Fifth Avenue there had converged, on an April evening, as strange a group of men and women as the world could well have shown: a bond salesman, a dealer in automobiles, a maker of artificial flowers, a young woman employed as a stenographer by the typewriting bureau of a great New York hotel! Mrs. Saxon J. Bossington knew much—and little—of her guests.
“Feeding for Profit. ” How One Woman Found Her "Way Out" 8283
Women and their Work

“Feeding for Profit. ” How One Woman Found Her "Way Out"

A PERSON once said, “Life is but a series of adjustments.” I have proved that this is true. At present I feel that I have been adjusted all I want to be for a while. Do you remember the darkie, who, when told by his master to eliminate the eggs on his order replied, “I can’t, boss.
The First Whip of the Cariboo Road 1415

The First Whip of the Cariboo Road

One link still remains with the romantic gold-rush days of two-thirds of a century ago—Charles Major, pioneer Cariboo whip, who still lives, hale and hearty, at New Westminster, B.C.
A PLACE FOR A SHOW 2223

A PLACE FOR A SHOW

Pokey learns to place a bet at the races and, as usual, with unusual results.
THE JUNGLE 1617

THE JUNGLE

How many of us have our own particular “jungles,” and often feel their pullf Anyway, you’ll sympathize with the little elfin waif, Is’bel.
Ottawa Rushes Toward An Election 3031

Ottawa Rushes Toward An Election

Economy is a neglected wench, of unpleasant mien, and she still meets with but little favor from our federal nabobs.
The Whipper-In 1819

The Whipper-In

A story of à wonderful race, and of a girl who was a wonderful prize.
Art and Decoration for Town and Country Homes 8889

Art and Decoration for Town and Country Homes

A Comfortable Country Home
PORT OF CALL 1011

PORT OF CALL

Henry Warren could not understand the younger generation. He feared his son and daughter were headed straight for perdition. This story shows how they acted in a great emergency.
More Stories from Rail Life 3031

More Stories from Rail Life

Good nature and the ability to see the humorous side of things in dealing with the public seem characteristic of railroaders, according to the lively recollections of Alfred Price, formerly general manager of the C. P. R.
FINANCIAL BOOKLETS 89
BUSINESS & INESTMENTS

FINANCIAL BOOKLETS

FOR the guidance of investors and the public generally a large number of pamphlets and brochures is published periodically by large Canadian financial houses, banks and brokerage irms. These are distributed to the public free for the asking, and give advice regarding the making of wills, purchasing of bonds and stocks, etc.
Tom Moore, Safety Valve of Labor 1415

Tom Moore, Safety Valve of Labor

To navigate Canadian organized labor through industrial seas requires a wise head and a strong hand on the helm. Such a man is Tom Moore, who has held the deck for nearly eight years.
Observing the First Centenary of D’Arcy McGee 2021

Observing the First Centenary of D’Arcy McGee

Canada honors this month an Insh-Canadian, who died “the most eloquent defender of British rule on the face of the globe.” Fifty-seven years ago this week Thornas D’Arcy McGee, M.P., fell, by an assassin s hand, in Ottawa.
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