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  • The New Germany
    The New Germany
    text  Von Luckner, Count and Lange, Prof. Victor, The New Germany, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 29 Nov 1932, 316-331     ...: elections for the Prussian diet and the presidential elections in 1932 showed...
    text  Von Luckner, Count and Lange, Prof. Victor, The New Germany, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 29 Nov 1932, 316-331   ...: elections for the Prussian diet and the presidential elections in 1932 showed...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Race for the Harmsworth Trophy
    The Race for the Harmsworth Trophy
    text  Don, Kaye, The Race for the Harmsworth Trophy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 9 Sep 1932, 211-217     The good done by international contests. A detailed description of what happened during the races for the Harmsworth Trophy. Mechanical difficulties. Giving credit to the Rolls Royce engines. The history of "England III" with a detailed description of the ship and her engine. Speculation as to future boat speeds. Further ...
    text  Don, Kaye, The Race for the Harmsworth Trophy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 9 Sep 1932, 211-217   The good done by international contests. A detailed description of what happened during the races for the Harmsworth Trophy. Mechanical difficulties. Giving credit to the Rolls Royce engines. The history ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Ontario's Mining Industry and Its Outlook for 1932
    Ontario's Mining Industry and Its Outlook for 1932
    text  McCrea, The Honourable Charles, Ontario's Mining Industry and Its Outlook for 1932, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 28 Jan 1932, 30-41     ... and its outlook for 1932.Now I digress for a moment to state what is...
    text  McCrea, The Honourable Charles, Ontario's Mining Industry and Its Outlook for 1932, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 28 Jan 1932, 30-41   ... and its outlook for 1932.Now I digress for a moment to state what is...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Business and Politics
    Business and Politics
    text  Fleury, Count Serge, Business and Politics, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 10 Mar 1932, 114-120     Criticism of diplomats and the speaker's response to that criticism. The function and work of diplomats, with illustrative examples. The desire for hope, for strong men who are capable of seeing what will happen in the future, and the capacity of bringing those things to pass. The need for more ...
    text  Fleury, Count Serge, Business and Politics, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 10 Mar 1932, 114-120   Criticism of diplomats and the speaker's response to that criticism. The function and work of diplomats, with illustrative examples. The desire for hope, for strong men who are capable of ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The World Crisis and the Outlook
    The World Crisis and the Outlook
    text  Brickner, Rabbi Barnett R., The World Crisis and the Outlook, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 11 Feb 1932, 55-73     The entire world in a state of flux; upset in its attempt to devise a new common denominator by which to divide the products of man's labour. Facing a paradox of a period of famine amidst plenty. In the midst of a very intensified knowledge, by the failure of a ...
    text  Brickner, Rabbi Barnett R., The World Crisis and the Outlook, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 11 Feb 1932, 55-73   The entire world in a state of flux; upset in its attempt to devise a new common denominator by which to divide the products of man's labour. Facing a paradox ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Being Pushed Into Socialism
    Being Pushed Into Socialism
    text  Sandwell, B.K., Being Pushed Into Socialism, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 10 Nov 1932, 286-295     ...., F.R.S.C.Thursday, November 10, 1932.LIEUT.-COLONEL GEORGE A. DREW, President introduced...
    text  Sandwell, B.K., Being Pushed Into Socialism, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 10 Nov 1932, 286-295   ...., F.R.S.C.Thursday, November 10, 1932.LIEUT.-COLONEL GEORGE A. DREW, President introduced...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Imperial Economic Conference
    The Imperial Economic Conference
    text  Ferguson, Honorable G. Howard, The Imperial Economic Conference, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 19 Apr 1932, 163-173     Impressions gained by the speaker during his sojourn in Great Britain. Three great defects in connection with our trade with Great Britain: the lack of appreciation of the consumer's taste and his desire to have the article given to him in the form in which he wants it; a complete ...
    text  Ferguson, Honorable G. Howard, The Imperial Economic Conference, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 19 Apr 1932, 163-173   Impressions gained by the speaker during his sojourn in Great Britain. Three great defects in connection with our trade with Great Britain: the lack of appreciation of the consumer's taste ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Music In A Disordered World
    Music In A Disordered World
    text  Johnson, Edward, Music In A Disordered World, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 29 Dec 1932, 350-355     The art of experiencing pleasure through hearing as one of our most primitive and precious possessions. The pleasure implicit in music, an art which since time immemorial has swayed the emotions of humanity and which, especially at this time, has an important bearing on our mind and spirit in a ...
    text  Johnson, Edward, Music In A Disordered World, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 29 Dec 1932, 350-355   The art of experiencing pleasure through hearing as one of our most primitive and precious possessions. The pleasure implicit in music, an art which since time immemorial has swayed the ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Fourteen Years of Peace
    Fourteen Years of Peace
    text  Fyfe, Dr. William Hamilton, Fourteen Years of Peace, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 17 Nov 1932, 296-302     Our hopes when the war ended. How far we have succeeded in realizing those ideals; a discouraging answer. A review of the fate of our 1918 ideals, keeping an eye well open for gleams of hope. An increase in the number of homogeneous, self-governing communities since the war ended. A ...
    text  Fyfe, Dr. William Hamilton, Fourteen Years of Peace, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 17 Nov 1932, 296-302   Our hopes when the war ended. How far we have succeeded in realizing those ideals; a discouraging answer. A review of the fate of our 1918 ideals, keeping an eye ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Toronto University and the Public
    Toronto University and the Public
    text  Cody, Dr. H.J., Toronto University and the Public, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 3 Nov 1932, 274-285     Information on some of the activities of the University of Toronto. The University meant to be a great servant of the people, training for leadership, training in the pursuit of truth, training in the possession of that informed and vigorous mind with which the citizen can ever make ultimate right ...
    text  Cody, Dr. H.J., Toronto University and the Public, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 3 Nov 1932, 274-285   Information on some of the activities of the University of Toronto. The University meant to be a great servant of the people, training for leadership, training in the pursuit of ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Unemployment Compensation in Wisconsin
    Unemployment Compensation in Wisconsin
    text  Groves, Prof. Harold M., Unemployment Compensation in Wisconsin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 6 Dec 1932, 332-349     Coming to the conclusion that economic thinking has to be revised, with example. The waste of unemployment. Some figures from the American Federation of Labour. The national loss from unemployment and what that includes. Some figures to indicate the American standard of living. Evidence to prove that unemployment is not ...
    text  Groves, Prof. Harold M., Unemployment Compensation in Wisconsin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 6 Dec 1932, 332-349   Coming to the conclusion that economic thinking has to be revised, with example. The waste of unemployment. Some figures from the American Federation of Labour. The national loss from unemployment ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Crisis in the Far East
    The Crisis in the Far East
    text  Whyte, Sir Frederick, The Crisis in the Far East, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 22 Nov 1932, 303-315     Placing this subject in its historic setting in order to understand the forces which have brought the disputants, China and Japan, to their respective positions in the Far East. Changes wrought in the Far Eastern situation by the impact on the entire continent of the tide of western culture. The ...
    text  Whyte, Sir Frederick, The Crisis in the Far East, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 22 Nov 1932, 303-315   Placing this subject in its historic setting in order to understand the forces which have brought the disputants, China and Japan, to their respective positions in the Far East. Changes ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Behind the Scenes
    Behind the Scenes
    text  Baxter, Arthur Beverley, Behind the Scenes, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 22 Sep 1932, 218-231     What has gone on in the Old Country more or less behind the scenes. Political developments in Great Britain since the speaker was last here in 1928. From Baldwin to MacDonald. The going of the gold standard. The speaker's encounter with Lord Beaverbrook on the day of the financial crash. ...
    text  Baxter, Arthur Beverley, Behind the Scenes, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 22 Sep 1932, 218-231   What has gone on in the Old Country more or less behind the scenes. Political developments in Great Britain since the speaker was last here in 1928. From Baldwin to ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Changing Scene
    The Changing Scene
    text  Charlesworth, Hector, The Changing Scene, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 20 Oct 1932, 250-261     The speaker's earliest recollections of the City of Toronto. The city today once divided into a large number of small municipalities. Personal anecdotes of the speaker's background, his training as an accountant, and how he became a newspaper man. The amazing change in the national wealth of Canada in its ...
    text  Charlesworth, Hector, The Changing Scene, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 20 Oct 1932, 250-261   The speaker's earliest recollections of the City of Toronto. The city today once divided into a large number of small municipalities. Personal anecdotes of the speaker's background, his training as ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Federal India
    Federal India
    text  Elliott, Dr. W.Y., Federal India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 21 Jan 1932, 16-29     India's faith. The reforms in India. The commitment by the British Raj to the effort of uniting India in some such federal form as has been imposed on two or three of the greatest of the British Dominions. That effort as the most crucial test that has ever been made ...
    text  Elliott, Dr. W.Y., Federal India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 21 Jan 1932, 16-29   India's faith. The reforms in India. The commitment by the British Raj to the effort of uniting India in some such federal form as has been imposed on two or ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Future of the Legitimate Theatre
    The Future of the Legitimate Theatre
    text  Colbourne, Maurice, The Future of the Legitimate Theatre, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 18 Feb 1932, 74-86     The immediate future of the legitimate theatre intimately dependent upon the press. Dealing with some popular misconceptions about the theatre. A slogan for the professional theatre, coined by Sir Henry Irving: "The theatre that does not pay is dead." Asking and responding to the question, "IS the theatre paying?" The ...
    text  Colbourne, Maurice, The Future of the Legitimate Theatre, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 18 Feb 1932, 74-86   The immediate future of the legitimate theatre intimately dependent upon the press. Dealing with some popular misconceptions about the theatre. A slogan for the professional theatre, coined by Sir Henry ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • How Speed Records Are Broken
    How Speed Records Are Broken
    text  Campbell, Sir Malcolm, How Speed Records Are Broken, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 3 Mar 1932, 103-113     The speaker's car, the "Blue Bird" as a remarkable testimony to the superiority of British workmanship and material. A brief history of the car, with descriptive details. Speed records achieved by the "Blue Bird." Details of various rebuildings of the car. How speed was increased. World records and how they ...
    text  Campbell, Sir Malcolm, How Speed Records Are Broken, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 3 Mar 1932, 103-113   The speaker's car, the "Blue Bird" as a remarkable testimony to the superiority of British workmanship and material. A brief history of the car, with descriptive details. Speed records achieved ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Empire Trade Requires Uniform Standards
    Empire Trade Requires Uniform Standards
    text  Le Maistre, Charles D., Empire Trade Requires Uniform Standards, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 29 Apr 1932, 174-187     What is understood in the old country by standardization, particularly industrial standardization. Two main categories of industrial standards: one dealing with dimensions, and the other with the quality of materials and performance of machinery. How far standardization has come, with examples. The national movement for standardization in Great Britain, started ...
    text  Le Maistre, Charles D., Empire Trade Requires Uniform Standards, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 29 Apr 1932, 174-187   What is understood in the old country by standardization, particularly industrial standardization. Two main categories of industrial standards: one dealing with dimensions, and the other with the quality of materials ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Outlook of Empire
    The Outlook of Empire
    text  Ryrie, Sir Granville, The Outlook of Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 9 Aug 1932, 197-210     Details of the speaker's journey to Canada. Some impressions of Canada. Some comparisons between Australia and Canada, between Sydney and Melbourne and Toronto and Montreal. The Future of the Empire. The speaker's dislike for the term "Commonwealth of Nations" as opposed to the British Empire. Ample signs that the British ...
    text  Ryrie, Sir Granville, The Outlook of Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 9 Aug 1932, 197-210   Details of the speaker's journey to Canada. Some impressions of Canada. Some comparisons between Australia and Canada, between Sydney and Melbourne and Toronto and Montreal. The Future of the Empire. ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Art of Listening
    The Art of Listening
    text  Adams, Sir John, The Art of Listening, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 31 Mar 1932, 137-152     Cruelty in the world through lack of good listening. Words from the poet Burns. Illustrations of the lack of listening skills. Understanding the art of listening. The moral aspect of listening. The effects of radio. Ways in which the art of lecturing has changed, partly because of the radio. The ...
    text  Adams, Sir John, The Art of Listening, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 31 Mar 1932, 137-152   Cruelty in the world through lack of good listening. Words from the poet Burns. Illustrations of the lack of listening skills. Understanding the art of listening. The moral aspect of ...
    Empire Club of Canada
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