THE IDEA that myths belong only to the savage and the peasant is itself a myth. Lamps draw to themselves moths and bats and other weird creatures of the darkness. Perhaps, then, it is quite natural that even intellectual enlightenment gathers about itself a number of strange fictions.By W. SHERWOOD FOX9 min
THERE IS a fine view of Rockingham as you swing around a bend in the Saint John road a mile or so from the town. It is settled there, rather incongruous and ill at ease, on a bit of high land, with low country stretching away on either side, forlorn and desolate.By B. S. KEIRSTEAD28 min
FROM THE PAST administrative record of Charles P. Fullerton as chairman of the Railway Commission, it is possible to forecast with every confidence the main lines on which national railway policy will proceed during the next five years, “writes Owen Seymour in The Financial Post, commenting on Mr. Fullerton’s appointment as head of the Canadian National Railways.
SHALL KNIGHTHOOD flower again? That, and not whether we should have a central bank or what should be done about taxes, promises to be the issue of this parliamentary session. And for good reasons. One is that it is easier to discuss titles than to discuss currency and credits.By M. GRATTAN O’LEARY8 min
THIS IS the story of hundreds, thousands, millions of feet—including yours and mine. Have you, by the way, ever been told the formula for a story? Here it is: First, get a hero. Second, get him into trouble. Then get him out of it. So our hero is a pair of feet—most any pair.By Hugh Grant Rowell7 min
TERRY CLANCY strode into the bedroom of his brother, Pete, in Mrs. O’Toole’s boarding house at Glenalan. He sat down on the side of the bed and stared disdainfully at Pete, who stood before a mirror, carefully adjusting the knot in his vividlystriped necktie.By BERTON E. ROBINSON15 min
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