September 1, 1912

The Smoke Bellew Series

Beautiful Sebastiana

Wooing Dorothea

The Smoke Bellew Series 9293

The Smoke Bellew Series

TALE NINE: “THE MISTAKE OF CREATION”
Beautiful Sebastiana 3839

Beautiful Sebastiana

ON the balcony of the Trinacria Hotel in Messina a young American tourist sat finishing what had been a very welcome luncheon. Beneath him lay the noisy, populous city, and farther out around its coast spread the divine sea. The flies took possession of his piled plate of figs and dates.
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Wooing Dorothea

I WAS drowsing in one of those canvas chairs with canopied top which dot the beach at Atlantic City, and letting the sun bake the rheumatism out of my legs, when I heard the approach of murmuring voices, followed by two soft thuds on the sand near-by.
The National Political Situation 3031

The National Political Situation

CANADA AND THE PROBLEM OF NAVAL DEFENCE—THE GERMAN PERIL—ARMAMENTS AND TAXES—DEFENCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA —CANADIAN ELECTIONS PROBABLE NEXT YEAR
The Movable Feast 5859

The Movable Feast

MRS. GASSAWAY was mixing batter for a cake in a yellow earthenware bowl on the kitchen table. She was a tall, angular woman, slightly bent in at the waist, like a wasp. Her faded yellow hair was tied at the nape of her neck with a butterfly bow of black silk, much ironed.
Breaking Irrigation Records 108109

Breaking Irrigation Records

ONE OF THE LARGEST SYSTEMS IN THE WORLD IS BEING CONSTRUCTED IN SOUTHERN ALBERTA, WHERE ONE MILLION, THREE HUNDRED THOUSAND ACRES WILL BE RECLAIMED BY BRITISH CAPITALISTS
Riel’s Religion of Rebellion 124125

Riel’s Religion of Rebellion

DID THE NORTH-WEST AGITATOR BELIEVE IN THE JUSTICE OF HIS CAUSE AND HAVE FAITH IN THE PURPOSE OF HIS MISSION?
The Gold That Glittered 6869

The Gold That Glittered

A STORY with a moral appended is like the bill of a mosquito. It bores you, and then injects a stinging drop to irritate your conscience. Therefore let us have the moral first and be done with it. All is not gold that glitters, but it is a wise child that keeps the stopper in his bottle of testing acid.
Dr. Marden’s Inspirational Talks 118119

Dr. Marden’s Inspirational Talks

WHAT THE WORLD OWES TO DREAMERS AND WHERE WOULD CIVILIZATION BE TO-DAY BUT FOR THEM
The Warders of the Silence 5051

The Warders of the Silence

LIFE OF CANADIAN FOREST RANGERS, THE WOODLAND POLICE OF GREAT GAME RESERVES AND TIMBER LIMITS, PRESENTS MANY STRIKING FEATURES
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