November 1, 1925

MUTINY

Women and their work

L. Adams Beck—The Lady with the Mask

BUSINESS & INVESTMENTS

ANSWERS TO FINANCIAL QUERIES

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MUTINY

FIFTEEN the world years in stinking of barging old tin-pot about tramp ships is not the best schooling you can get in the use of words, except perhaps, of the hardweather variety that reddens landsmen’s ears; and I’d rather take a haul on a fore-to,-gallant brace any day, than pick up a pen.
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Women and their work

L. Adams Beck—The Lady with the Mask

One of the most interesting personalities in Canada to-day is the subject of the accompanying article. A woman writer who is capable of balancing Occidental breeding and customs so delicately in the Far East that she has won the love and confidence of manyEastern peoples.
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BUSINESS & INVESTMENTS

ANSWERS TO FINANCIAL QUERIES

Question—What is your opinion of United Bond Company’s seven per cent, first mortgage bonds? Is this safe for a woman to invest her money in? —Mrs. MacN., Woodstock, Ontario. Answer—As we understand it, the United Bond Company, Limited, of Windsor, Ontario, operates similarly to a Detroit enterprise of a similar nature of which it is said to be an offshoot, although it maintains its separate identity.
The Living Forest 3031

The Living Forest

DURING the night the temperature seemed to have dropped around twenty below zero.In the morning, when the sun caught the mist rising from the open rapids, it suggested golden smoke amid a winter forest in Fairyland. Making good headway up the river valley.
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BUSINESS & INVESTMENTS

BEWARE OF “OFF COFOR” STOCKS WHEN YOU INVEST YOUR FUNDS

" YES, it's a nice looking diamond, but-" the jeweller demurs. "But-what?" the owner demands. `It's `off color,' that's all." "Well, that spoils it for me." Diamonds, in spite of “off color" defects, may still have a certain commercial value, but an investor who buys “off color” securities may find that the money “invested” is worse than wasted; that his neatly engraved certificates are not worth a cancelled Russian postage stamp.
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Peter Prescribes Mental Stimulus

MORALLY,peter is to blame for the whole thing.It was his ragging at me that started it, and my desire to be a dutiful wife that finished it. "Ruth,''he said to me one morning when I had removed the women's page from the morning paper and started to read it, over my coffee cup.
Locked Gardens and a Key 2021

Locked Gardens and a Key

GOOD-BYE. Anne.' she called, and turning, watched. the porter stowing her bag under the Then she began can to think about it. W'hyever had Anne said,at'that last oil-aboard moment, "Remember me `o Bruce. wren you see him." She didn't expect to see Proc ne didn't wish to see him, Anne must have Port Credit's Hamilton and still she wondered.
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Art and Decoration for Town and country Homes

Art and Decoration for Town and country Homes

The Bungalow as an All-season Dwelling
The Ganada I Knew 1819

The Ganada I Knew

SUGGESTING that a woman of eighty-seven should write her recollections is like giving her a big bag of colored silks Thread after thread is drawn out, and the embroiderly of narrative grows with surprising quickness,so readily do fresh memories crop up I cannot say when my maternal ancestors first came to this country,but think it must have been somewhere in the reign of George II.
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TURNS WAR-TIME TALENTS INTO PROFITABLE LIVING

THE BRIDE LEARNS TO WASH

ON A June day of vivid sunshine, blue sky and sportive breezes, Mrs. Bain and Mrs. Weir, in their respective backyards, were taking in their clothes. So similar was the washing on each line that a casual observer would have been able to deduce that the members of each household were the same in number—two children and a pair of parents.
The Right Way To Get a Job 2223

The Right Way To Get a Job

THE manager of the employ-ment agency spoke "Yes, I've got a job for you. It's up in the bush. Got a dollar The tattered, down-at-heels float-ing laborer,with a bundle of dirty rags tucked under his arm, shook his head. No he didn't have a dollar He didn't have any food in him either, but that is by the way I haven't got a dollar mister.
Britain Is Led by the Blind 3839
REVIEW of REVIEWS

Britain Is Led by the Blind

Such :is Allegation of Noted Novelist and Publicist, in Painting Gloomy Picture in Reply to Query: “Is England Done?”
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Suzanne and Susanna

A twinkling pair of red heels and a bit of philosophy may be mixed into a modern love potion.
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