February 15, 1935

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LOYALTIES

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Lost Harlequin

ROOM MATES

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LOYALTIES

AYE,” FLOOD REPLIED, "and your bodyguard encountered me also. It’s sorry I am I had to deal with this fellow so roughly.” He indicated the still unconscious man at his feet. “My bodyguard?” she exclaimed. "I think you’re mistaken, Captain Flood.”
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Lost Harlequin

AS MISS PHYLLIS PINCKNEY came out of her hotel on Piccadilly, she saw with a relief truly Canadian that this at least was not to be a rainy day. London had dripped the night before when at the inconvenient hour of eleven the boat train had deposited her, her aunt, eleven trunks, a Pekingese dog and a sleepy maid in the dreary vastness of Waterloo Station.
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ROOM MATES

DARLING, I won’t be home to dinner tonight,” Bab remarked sociably. Sitting cross-legged on the foot of Dick’s bed, she went on daintily but thoroughly consuming coffee and toast and marmalade from a tray. She balanced the tray with dexterity on the daffodil silk of her pyjama knees.
Men At Sea 2021
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Men At Sea

The characters and incidents in this story are purely fictitious.
Beverley Baxter's STRANGE STREET 1819
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Beverley Baxter's STRANGE STREET

LONDON journalism was in a bewildered condition. Lord Northcliffe strode the scene like a colossus. His Daily Mail had emerged from the war with a huge circulation and immense prestige. Northcliffe had attacked Kitchener in the war and had exposed the scandal of the shell shortage.
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Britain Is Buying Again

THE DIFFERENCE between a salesman and a trader is about a hundred years in experience. Nowhere is this difference more manifest than in the record of United States private investments in foreign countries during the eleven years between the Armistice and the Wall Street débâcle of 1929.
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Boys of the Old Brigade

I’D BEEN out of town all day, delivering down the cheese factory road, so it was near quitting time when I headed the old truck down First Avenue toward the warehouse. And the farther downtown I got, the plainer I could see that the citizens of sleepy old Mapleton had come to life with a bang.
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Beadle to Little Minister

A Canadian author tells of his experience as technical director of a famous film
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MR. BENNETT: Convert or Realist?

IF MR. R. B. BENNETT were a Rousseau or a St. Augustine or a H. G. Wells and sat down to write his autobiography or his “confessions,” what would he tell? What would he reveal of the motives or processes which, almost overnight, seemingly have transformed him from orthodox conservatism into a crusading radical?
EATING 1819
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EATING

IF THERE’S an international accord on anything, it’s found in the observation of meal time. True, there are national, local and even individual interpretations of the rite of eating. And there are, of course, diets. But a diet is something different again.
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