Accessibility: Skip to content


Results

We found 30 matching items.
Media Types Texts   Item type(s) Speeches   Year 1931  
list thumb list 2 columns gallery
  • The Sino-Japanese Incident in Relation to the Problem of Disarmament and International Security
    The Sino-Japanese Incident in Relation to the Problem of Disarmament and International Security
    text  Easman, Dr. S. Mack, The Sino-Japanese Incident in Relation to the Problem of Disarmament and International Security, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 4 Nov 1931, 246-257     Encouraging signs for the League, for the Empire, and for the state of the world, despite this last year being the worst in terms of the depression--economic, financial, and therefore psychological and political. Christendom rallying to the support of the League. The promising affiliation in American policy as regards the ...
    text  Easman, Dr. S. Mack, The Sino-Japanese Incident in Relation to the Problem of Disarmament and International Security, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 4 Nov 1931, 246-257   Encouraging signs for the League, for the Empire, and for the state of the world, despite this last year being the worst in terms of the depression--economic, financial, and therefore ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • How England Meets Her Difficulties
    How England Meets Her Difficulties
    text  Ingram, Right Honourable Right Reverend A.F. Winnington, How England Meets Her Difficulties, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 17 Sep 1931, 192-198     In what spirit England is meeting her present difficulties. Recalling how England met the difficulties of 1914. The current problem of England finding itself losing the credit of the world. What it means for the Bank of England to lose its credit. Men like MacDonald, Thomas, and Snowden, who have ...
    text  Ingram, Right Honourable Right Reverend A.F. Winnington, How England Meets Her Difficulties, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 17 Sep 1931, 192-198   In what spirit England is meeting her present difficulties. Recalling how England met the difficulties of 1914. The current problem of England finding itself losing the credit of the world. ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Transportation
    Transportation
    text  Gibb, Sir Alexander, Transportation, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 14 Sep 1931, 186-191     Transportation right now one of the most urgent questions in Canada. The extent and pace of development dependent on the proper administration of our transport. The Royal Commission set up to enquire principally into the question of Railway and Highway competition. The speaker engaged in investigating, for the Canadian Government, ...
    text  Gibb, Sir Alexander, Transportation, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 14 Sep 1931, 186-191   Transportation right now one of the most urgent questions in Canada. The extent and pace of development dependent on the proper administration of our transport. The Royal Commission set up ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The British Consular Service
    The British Consular Service
    text  Campbell, Gerald, The British Consular Service, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 26 Mar 1931, 111-116     Working conditions and duties of those in the British Consular Service. The life of a consular agent an interesting and expanding existence. Some personal experiences and anecdotes of the speaker. A brief historical account of the position. The most important work that which is in connection with trade and commerce. ...
    text  Campbell, Gerald, The British Consular Service, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 26 Mar 1931, 111-116   Working conditions and duties of those in the British Consular Service. The life of a consular agent an interesting and expanding existence. Some personal experiences and anecdotes of the speaker. ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Russia
    Russia
    text  Ignatieff, Count Paul N., Russia, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 12 Mar 1931, 96-105     Understanding the trend of the underlying forces which have created the Russian Nation. A review of Russia's past history to provide some idea of the difficulties confronting Russian school education. An historical review of Russia's education. The ruling class of Russia. The Russian as a family man or a religious ...
    text  Ignatieff, Count Paul N., Russia, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 12 Mar 1931, 96-105   Understanding the trend of the underlying forces which have created the Russian Nation. A review of Russia's past history to provide some idea of the difficulties confronting Russian school education. ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • India In Transition
    India In Transition
    text  Hunter, Colonel F. Fraser, India In Transition, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 22 Oct 1931, 222-233     ...;The Statesmanquot;, Calcutta, on August 13th, 1931, holds:-quot;Until we get...
    text  Hunter, Colonel F. Fraser, India In Transition, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 22 Oct 1931, 222-233   ...;The Statesmanquot;, Calcutta, on August 13th, 1931, holds:-quot;Until we get...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Men Who Saved England
    The Men Who Saved England
    text  Williams, Valentine, The Men Who Saved England, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 15 Oct 1931, 212-221     Word-pictures of the men who saved England, beginning with King George who took the lead in forming the National ministry. The monarchy in England under the constitution. A detailed description of the King, his position, personality and activities. A discussion of Mr. Ramsay MacDonald, beginning with an anecdote. A few ...
    text  Williams, Valentine, The Men Who Saved England, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 15 Oct 1931, 212-221   Word-pictures of the men who saved England, beginning with King George who took the lead in forming the National ministry. The monarchy in England under the constitution. A detailed description ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Trade Within the Empire
    Trade Within the Empire
    text  Lithgow, Lt.-Col. Sir James, Trade Within the Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 11 May 1931, 160-168     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club.The Federation of British Industries. The organization of industries in Britain. Reasons for amalgamation of organizations for the purpose of dealing with general commercial subjects. An introduction of the people who are representing British industrialists. Reasons why, from ...
    text  Lithgow, Lt.-Col. Sir James, Trade Within the Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 11 May 1931, 160-168   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club.The Federation of British Industries. The organization of industries in Britain. Reasons for amalgamation of organizations for the ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Present Political Situation in England
    The Present Political Situation in England
    text  Fraser, Captain Ian, The Present Political Situation in England, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 1 May 1931, 143-151     Reference to Tag Day for the Blind. Disappointment with the Imperial Conference last year, and reasons for that disappointment. The unlikelihood that any measure of reciprocal preference with regard to trade will come under the present British government. Some comments on the side-shows within the Conservative Party in Britain. Misunderstanding ...
    text  Fraser, Captain Ian, The Present Political Situation in England, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 1 May 1931, 143-151   Reference to Tag Day for the Blind. Disappointment with the Imperial Conference last year, and reasons for that disappointment. The unlikelihood that any measure of reciprocal preference with regard to ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Political Situation in India
    The Political Situation in India
    text  Currie, General Sir Arthur W., The Political Situation in India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 12 Nov 1931, 258-274     Reference to yesterday's Remembrance Day. India and her problems. The difficulty of understanding India and her problems. Mark Twain's description of India. Some historical facts and background in order to understand the situation even in the most sketchy fashion. Recognizing India today as a vastly different thing to what it ...
    text  Currie, General Sir Arthur W., The Political Situation in India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 12 Nov 1931, 258-274   Reference to yesterday's Remembrance Day. India and her problems. The difficulty of understanding India and her problems. Mark Twain's description of India. Some historical facts and background in order to ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Australian Good-Will Party
    The Australian Good-Will Party
    text  Laffer, H.E.; Hyland, A.E., The Australian Good-Will Party, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 29 Oct 1931, 234-245     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Toronto Board of Trade.Mr. A.E. Hyland:Canada's pioneering work in Empire preference and the development of Empire trade. Australia's putting into place the principles that Canada initiated. An appreciation of the assistance and interest shown by Canadian businessmen. Developing something ...
    text  Laffer, H.E.; Hyland, A.E., The Australian Good-Will Party, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 29 Oct 1931, 234-245   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Toronto Board of Trade.Mr. A.E. Hyland:Canada's pioneering work in Empire preference and the development of Empire trade. Australia's putting ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Some Aspects of the Unemployment Problem and The Present Russian Trade Proposals
    Some Aspects of the Unemployment Problem and The Present Russian Trade Proposals
    text  Moore, Tom, Some Aspects of the Unemployment Problem and The Present Russian Trade Proposals, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 5 Mar 1931, 83-95     Russia as a factor in unemployment in Canada and other countries. Relief made possible through the expenditure of money by the Federal, Provincial and Municipal authorities. Controversy over employment figures prior to and after this expenditure. Difficulties of obtaining such figures. Need for other government machinery whereby we can gauge ...
    text  Moore, Tom, Some Aspects of the Unemployment Problem and The Present Russian Trade Proposals, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 5 Mar 1931, 83-95   Russia as a factor in unemployment in Canada and other countries. Relief made possible through the expenditure of money by the Federal, Provincial and Municipal authorities. Controversy over employment figures ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Wild Animal Life in the British Empire
    Wild Animal Life in the British Empire
    text  Delme-Radcliffe, Sir Charles, Wild Animal Life in the British Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 12 Feb 1931, 47-56     The speaker addresses the audience on behalf of the Society for the Preservation of the Fauna of the Empire, of which the Prince of Wales is Patron, and Lord Onslow President. Slides are included in the presentation. What the speaker has learned about efforts with regard to the preservation of ...
    text  Delme-Radcliffe, Sir Charles, Wild Animal Life in the British Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 12 Feb 1931, 47-56   The speaker addresses the audience on behalf of the Society for the Preservation of the Fauna of the Empire, of which the Prince of Wales is Patron, and Lord Onslow ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Dominion Unemployment Relief
    Dominion Unemployment Relief
    text  Robertson, Hon. G.D., Dominion Unemployment Relief, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 29 Jan 1931, 26-35     Efforts being made to relieve unemployment in Canada. A recognition that the care of unemployed people or of people in distress primarily the responsibility of the community in which they live, and that if the municipality is unable to provide relief, then assistance is sought from the province, but never ...
    text  Robertson, Hon. G.D., Dominion Unemployment Relief, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 29 Jan 1931, 26-35   Efforts being made to relieve unemployment in Canada. A recognition that the care of unemployed people or of people in distress primarily the responsibility of the community in which they ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Special Luncheon Meeting
    Special Luncheon Meeting
    text  Bessborough, His Excellency, The Right Honourable Earl of, Special Luncheon Meeting, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 24 Nov 1931, 287-296     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club in Honour of His Excellency, The Right Honourable Earl of Bessborough:The experience of the speaker and his family in Canada. Gaining an up-to-date understanding of the British Empire. The British Empire not as a rigid political abstraction ...
    text  Bessborough, His Excellency, The Right Honourable Earl of, Special Luncheon Meeting, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 24 Nov 1931, 287-296   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club in Honour of His Excellency, The Right Honourable Earl of Bessborough:The experience of the speaker and his ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • English Landscape and Personality
    English Landscape and Personality
    text  Lindsay, the Right Honourable Sir Ronald, English Landscape and Personality, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 6 May 1931, 152-159     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club.Some introductory comments about the British climate and weather. A physical, geographical and topographical picture of the English landscape, in some detail. The speaker's thought that there may exist a fair analogy between the political history and condition ...
    text  Lindsay, the Right Honourable Sir Ronald, English Landscape and Personality, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 6 May 1931, 152-159   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club.Some introductory comments about the British climate and weather. A physical, geographical and topographical picture of the English ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Basis of Peace
    The Basis of Peace
    text  Churchill, Randolph, The Basis of Peace, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 23 Apr 1931, 132-142     Three principal schools of thought by which various people are trying to achieve this universal goal of world peace, and to establish it on a practical basis. Efforts by the League of Nations; the Kellogg pact; Disarmament. A brief discussion of each, with the speaker's response to each effort. Seeking ...
    text  Churchill, Randolph, The Basis of Peace, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 23 Apr 1931, 132-142   Three principal schools of thought by which various people are trying to achieve this universal goal of world peace, and to establish it on a practical basis. Efforts by the ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Current Business Situation
    The Current Business Situation
    text  Clark, Prof. W.C., The Current Business Situation, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 10 Dec 1931, 297-318     ... readjustment-as 1931 was a year of disillusionment-and let us buckle down at once to...
    text  Clark, Prof. W.C., The Current Business Situation, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 10 Dec 1931, 297-318   ... readjustment-as 1931 was a year of disillusionment-and let us buckle down at once to...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Five Year Plan--Russia's Challenge to Capitalism
    The Five Year Plan--Russia's Challenge to Capitalism
    text  Brickner, Rabbi Barnett R., The Five Year Plan--Russia's Challenge to Capitalism, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 19 Feb 1931, 57-72     The attitude of the world toward Russia today, with illustration. Taking an objective view of the whole situation in order to understand Russia. How to explain the success of their present leader, Stalin. The present trends in Russia to the extreme left. A reflection of the Russian attitude in their ...
    text  Brickner, Rabbi Barnett R., The Five Year Plan--Russia's Challenge to Capitalism, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 19 Feb 1931, 57-72   The attitude of the world toward Russia today, with illustration. Taking an objective view of the whole situation in order to understand Russia. How to explain the success of their ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Money and Trade
    Money and Trade
    text  Stevens, Honourable H.H., Money and Trade, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 8 Oct 1931, 199-211     ... from 1873 to 1931 it dropped from $1.29 to 28 cents. When you consider that in...
    text  Stevens, Honourable H.H., Money and Trade, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 8 Oct 1931, 199-211   ... from 1873 to 1931 it dropped from $1.29 to 28 cents. When you consider that in...
    Empire Club of Canada
Web Tools
See Alternate Formats:
Dublin Core | RSS | Atom | Solr | Mods | RDF
Share
Search within these results
Contributors
Media Types
Location
  • Location unidentified (30)
Groups
Item Types
Years
19301930193119321933193419351936193719381939