May 15, 1926

FLAMING SKIES

THE COUREUR'S WAY

SURVIVAL

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FLAMING SKIES

In this, the second and concluding instalment of his serial, Mr. Roberts tells how Robert Bye, flying fire ranger, came to Lost Valley, how its guardian nymph received him and what she said after the flaming skies were no longer a menace.
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THE COUREUR'S WAY

THE Chevalier de Brouillan, Governor of Port Royal, paced to and fro across his library floor. The great leonine head was bent, the strong face harassed with bitter lines. “Name of a Name!” he cried, pausing before the window to gaze out on the broad expanse of harbor and the rolling marshes beyond, “Is this New France not worth more than the wages of intrigue? My hands are tied—and here is an empire for the taking.
SURVIVAL 1213

SURVIVAL

Between the pompous outgoing of an expedition of picked men which sought to conquer Antarctic wastes and the return of the lone survivor of a bitter defeat, there lies a story that explains why man marvels at man.
MARRIAGE A LA KING 1819

MARRIAGE A LA KING

“If you only knew how to run this house efficiently. . . .": thus Henry. “I'll run the mill; you run the house and be as efficient as you like”: thus Elizabeth. What happened makes a story that will hit home on both sides of the family.
Humpty-Dumpty’s Eyebrows 1617

Humpty-Dumpty’s Eyebrows

Being the story of a laughing fool who lost the gift of honest laughter and found it again through a child of the footlights.
Can Our White Elephant Swim? 1415

Can Our White Elephant Swim?

The taxpayers of Canada are maintaining a fleet of merchant ships. In Parliament, on the hustings, in the press, this fleet, the Canadian Mercantile Marine, has been the subject of much criticism. What does the taxpayer know about his ships?
THE ANGEL AT THE POOL 1011

THE ANGEL AT THE POOL

Being the story of a married man who discovered that it takes two to make a successful marriage and that the woman is generally the cleverer of the two.
"Speaking of the Weather . . . " 2425

"Speaking of the Weather . . . "

Without the weather as a conversational fillip, nine-tenths of modern social life would be in dumb show. The Canadian Weather Man is the most talked about and least understood of all Dominion institutions. This is his story.
CANADA, MY FOSTERLAND 89

CANADA, MY FOSTERLAND

Five years ago the writer of this article could not understand a word of English. He mastered the tongue while mastering cold, hunger and hardship. What did Canada do for him to warrant his allegiance? As a new Canadian he tells us.
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Women and their Work

Afternoon Tea and Afternoon Teacakes

In England, afternoon tea is at once a diversion and a rite. There was a time when Canadians found elements of humor in the custom but, of late, even Canadians have succumbed to its lure. Here are a few hints that explain some of the outstanding reasons for the popularity of the afternoon tea in the Old Country.
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