THE BRITISH EMPIRE became what it is today because a vigorous people living on small islands in the Atlantic Ocean with few natural resources had the vision to see the possibilities of employing long range transportation to develop trade to their own advantage.By LIEUT.-COL. GEORGE A. DREW15 min
SO MR. GLADISH thinks we should stay away from the Olympics! Let’s examine the reasons he gives. He says: “Canada’s record has not been so hot;” “only six Canadians, since 1906, have won seven Olympic titles;” "Canada produced no winner of any kind at Paris in 1924;” at Los Angeles “The Dominion made a disgraceful showing in the sprints;” at Los Angeles “The result was one victory which really was little credit to Canada;” and the suggestion that Canadians have been in the Olympics “just for others to beat.”By H. H. ROXBOROUGH12 min
IN A comparatively few months there may be a hustle and bustle to ship a hundred or more athletes to the eleventh Olympic Games of modern times, scheduled to be held in the immediate vicinity of Berlin, Germany. Frankly, serious students of amateur athletics in Canada are not particularly hopeful or enthusiastic about this country’s prospects for the 1936 Olympiad, as the games are popularly known.By W. M. GLADISH11 min
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