"WHO’S the blue-eyed little thing?” inquired the smartly-dressed, fat-faced man, tilting back his chair and his silk hat simultaneously. “Who?” The younger man at the desk spoke absently, without raising his eyes from a broad sheet of paper crossed with red and blue lines and peppered, so to speak, with black figures.By J.J. Bell18 min
THE Junior Partner removed his feet from the desk with a bang, and tossed a roll of specifications to the Senior Partner, remarking, “The lunch is on you! Beddoes has made an error." “No!” exclaimed his companion incredulously. “Well, I think the better of him.By Carl H. Grabo12 min
TO have an intimate knowledge of Canada’s vast waterways one must voyage over the greatest stretch of navigable water held by any particular nation. Canada’s coasts, with their magnificent harbors, her lakes and rivers and channels, go to form the basis of what may ultimately be the centre of the world's merchant shipping.By Charles A. Bowman9 min
THERE is no greater testimony to the power of newspaper advertising than the fact that it is successful even under the abuses to which it is subject. In most cases it is handled on such “hit or miss” principles that it is a wonder that it can achieve results.By Thomas E. Dockrell8 min
Henry M. Hyde once told a story of the business tenacity of the late Nelson Morris, in the course of an article in Success Magazine, which bears repeating. Some years ago the family of the late Nelson Morris—one of the then three sovereign Princes of Packing and Provisions—wished him to retire from active business.
NO one now doubts the greatness of Canada’s possibilities among the industrial nations of the world. Dissipated are whatever doubts that may have previously existed. Evidence of the vastness and richness of her natural resources are cropping up continually.By W. L. Edmonds7 min
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