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  • The British Commonwealth Today
    The British Commonwealth Today
    text  Diefenbaker, John G., The British Commonwealth Today, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 27 Mar 1952, 302-314     The British Commonwealth: some words on what it means today and to members of that Commonwealth. The speaker's attendance at a British Parliamentary Conference in Australia and New Zealand, and his opportunity there to meet with many members of the Commonwealth representing various religions, colour and race, giving him a ...
    text  Diefenbaker, John G., The British Commonwealth Today, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 27 Mar 1952, 302-314   The British Commonwealth: some words on what it means today and to members of that Commonwealth. The speaker's attendance at a British Parliamentary Conference in Australia and New Zealand, and ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Some Impressions
    Some Impressions
    text  Ford, Henry II, Some Impressions, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 24 Jan 1952, 199-210     ... 1952 will be a bigger steel year in the United States than 1951.American...
    text  Ford, Henry II, Some Impressions, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 24 Jan 1952, 199-210   ... 1952 will be a bigger steel year in the United States than 1951.American...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Representation Abroad
    Representation Abroad
    text  Greene, Kenneth Alfred, Representation Abroad, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 10 Apr 1952, 330-341     The fundamental aim of foreign policy as part and parcel of our national aspirations. Projects which are now going forward toward the development of Canada into a nation of international consequence. The prevention of another war the principal aim of our foreign policy. The need for a strong and healthy ...
    text  Greene, Kenneth Alfred, Representation Abroad, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 10 Apr 1952, 330-341   The fundamental aim of foreign policy as part and parcel of our national aspirations. Projects which are now going forward toward the development of Canada into a nation of international ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Role of the Land Forces in Modern Warfare
    The Role of the Land Forces in Modern Warfare
    text  Simonds, Lieutenant General Guy G., The Role of the Land Forces in Modern Warfare, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 14 Feb 1952, 241-249     The speaker's recent return from a trip to Korea. What he saw in Canada's Brigade there. The 27th Canadian Brigade in Europe. The creation of two replacement brigades in Canada to provide necessary reinforcements. Making provision for the rotation of our European Force. The role of the Reserve Army. The ...
    text  Simonds, Lieutenant General Guy G., The Role of the Land Forces in Modern Warfare, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 14 Feb 1952, 241-249   The speaker's recent return from a trip to Korea. What he saw in Canada's Brigade there. The 27th Canadian Brigade in Europe. The creation of two replacement brigades in Canada ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Canada's Century If …
    Canada's Century If …
    text  Holding, William Frederick, Canada's Century If …, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 17 Jan 1952, 185-198     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto.Reference to Sir Wilfred Laurier's statement that the 20th century would belong to Canada. What Sir Laurier saw in Canada and Canadians to prompt him to make this statement. Recognition of Canada's considerable progress. Canada's progress ...
    text  Holding, William Frederick, Canada's Century If …, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 17 Jan 1952, 185-198   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto.Reference to Sir Wilfred Laurier's statement that the 20th century would belong to Canada. What Sir ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Le Courrier Paroissial 58
    Le Courrier Paroissial 58
    textimage  5 January 1951     Un journal local qui décrit les affaires et opinions des habitants de Field, ON. / A local newspaper describing the events and opinions of the citizens of Field, ON.
    textimage  5 January 1951   Un journal local qui décrit les affaires et opinions des habitants de Field, ON. / A local newspaper describing the events and opinions of the citizens of Field, ON.
    Société historique de Field
  • Le Courrier Paroissial 59
    Le Courrier Paroissial 59
    textimage  19 January 1952     Un journal local qui décrit les affaires et opinions des habitants de Field, ON. / A local newspaper describing the events and opinions of the citizens of Field, ON.
    textimage  19 January 1952   Un journal local qui décrit les affaires et opinions des habitants de Field, ON. / A local newspaper describing the events and opinions of the citizens of Field, ON.
    Société historique de Field
  • The Economic Future of Canada
    The Economic Future of Canada
    text  Wood, General Robert E., The Economic Future of Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 13 Mar 1952, 283-290     Some personal reminiscences. The speaker's many ties with theDominion. The friendliness which has developed on both sides of theline during the last 20 years. Possibilities of union to be decided byCanadians. Development in the Dominion over the last ten years.Primary causes for changes in the word since World War I, ...
    text  Wood, General Robert E., The Economic Future of Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 13 Mar 1952, 283-290   Some personal reminiscences. The speaker's many ties with theDominion. The friendliness which has developed on both sides of theline during the last 20 years. Possibilities of union to be decided ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Struggle For Europe
    The Struggle For Europe
    text  Wilmot, Chester, The Struggle For Europe, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 17 Apr 1952, 342-354     An outline and development of one or two of the themes expounded in the speaker's book "The Struggle For Europe." First, an explanation of his approach to the task of writing this book. President Roosevelt's statement in 1943 that every effort had to be made to win Russia's friendship. Evidence ...
    text  Wilmot, Chester, The Struggle For Europe, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 17 Apr 1952, 342-354   An outline and development of one or two of the themes expounded in the speaker's book "The Struggle For Europe." First, an explanation of his approach to the task of ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • A Faith For the Free
    A Faith For the Free
    text  Lovink, His Excellency A.H.J., A Faith For the Free, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 27 Nov 1952, 104-111     The increasing complexity of international politics. The lack of doubt that the danger is grave; that we must arm ourselves for defence, and also in order to avoid, if possible, "an attack from the aggressor and it is up to everyone of us of the freedom-loving world to conserve world ...
    text  Lovink, His Excellency A.H.J., A Faith For the Free, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 27 Nov 1952, 104-111   The increasing complexity of international politics. The lack of doubt that the danger is grave; that we must arm ourselves for defence, and also in order to avoid, if possible, ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Pulse of Western Europe
    The Pulse of Western Europe
    text  Fleming, Donald M., The Pulse of Western Europe, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 11 Dec 1952, 129-143     ...., Federal Member for Toronto-EglintonThursday, December 11th, 1952(Mr. John Cowan...
    text  Fleming, Donald M., The Pulse of Western Europe, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 11 Dec 1952, 129-143   ...., Federal Member for Toronto-EglintonThursday, December 11th, 1952(Mr. John Cowan...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Pipe Lines--Canada and Elsewhere
    Pipe Lines--Canada and Elsewhere
    text  Horne, A.N., Pipe Lines--Canada and Elsewhere, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 20 Mar 1952, 291-301     Responses to the questions: What, Why, Who, When, Where and How is a Pipe Line? A description of the Trans-Northern Pipe Line Company. Project details, ownership, methods of transportation, communications, locations of pumping stations, operations details such as how various grades of oil are moved through a pipe without mixture, ...
    text  Horne, A.N., Pipe Lines--Canada and Elsewhere, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 20 Mar 1952, 291-301   Responses to the questions: What, Why, Who, When, Where and How is a Pipe Line? A description of the Trans-Northern Pipe Line Company. Project details, ownership, methods of transportation, communications, ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Fundamental Liberties
    The Fundamental Liberties
    text  Whitton, Mayor Charlotte, The Fundamental Liberties, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 13 Nov 1952, 83-91     The fundamental liberties: freedom of conscience, of worship, of speech, of assembly, of free government by people freely chosen by free electors and how we tend to think of them as deep, abiding, self-sustaining within themselves. The fact that they are not, and can not even be safely regarded as ...
    text  Whitton, Mayor Charlotte, The Fundamental Liberties, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 13 Nov 1952, 83-91   The fundamental liberties: freedom of conscience, of worship, of speech, of assembly, of free government by people freely chosen by free electors and how we tend to think of them ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • If You're Too Busy To Go Fishing--You're Too Busy
    If You're Too Busy To Go Fishing--You're Too Busy
    text  McGillen, Pete, If You're Too Busy To Go Fishing--You're Too Busy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 3 Apr 1952, 315-329     Some introductory remarks, then a description of the speaker's job. Some personal reminiscences and anecdotes. Conservation and what that term means. How conservation applies to each of us in the matter of health and proper care to assure that you will have the maximum of content and happiness for the ...
    text  McGillen, Pete, If You're Too Busy To Go Fishing--You're Too Busy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 3 Apr 1952, 315-329   Some introductory remarks, then a description of the speaker's job. Some personal reminiscences and anecdotes. Conservation and what that term means. How conservation applies to each of us in the ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Canada and the Colombo Plan
    Canada and the Colombo Plan
    text  Cavell, Nik, Canada and the Colombo Plan, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 4 Dec 1952, 112-128     A joint meeting with the Toronto Branch, United Nations Association in Canada.A description of the Colombo Plan. Misconceptions about the Plan. The background to its origins. The name of the Plan and from whence it comes. The Commonwealth Consultative Committee; the custodian of the Plan. The Committee's practical plan of ...
    text  Cavell, Nik, Canada and the Colombo Plan, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 4 Dec 1952, 112-128   A joint meeting with the Toronto Branch, United Nations Association in Canada.A description of the Colombo Plan. Misconceptions about the Plan. The background to its origins. The name of the ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Winning Without War
    Winning Without War
    text  Woodside, Wilson, Winning Without War, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 7 Feb 1952, 229-240     Recalling when the tide turned in Europe in 1948. The tide turning in Asia in 1950 and 1951; events that caused that turning. Providing some counter-weight to Russia. American armed strength; ready for what? The Soviet line; what the Soviets want. A shifting balance as Western rearmament is achieved. The ...
    text  Woodside, Wilson, Winning Without War, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 7 Feb 1952, 229-240   Recalling when the tide turned in Europe in 1948. The tide turning in Asia in 1950 and 1951; events that caused that turning. Providing some counter-weight to Russia. American armed ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Faith of a Briton
    Faith of a Briton
    text  Green, Rev. Canon Bryan, Faith of a Briton, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 30 Oct 1952, 63-73     The faith of an Englishman. The need to live close to reality. One of the speaker's greatest "beefs": that the Christian Churches sometimes don't live close to reality. A response to the question "What is the faith of an Englishman today?" with three characteristics, and a brief discussion of each. ...
    text  Green, Rev. Canon Bryan, Faith of a Briton, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 30 Oct 1952, 63-73   The faith of an Englishman. The need to live close to reality. One of the speaker's greatest "beefs": that the Christian Churches sometimes don't live close to reality. A response ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The United Nations To-day
    The United Nations To-day
    text  Romulo, H.E. General Carlos P., The United Nations To-day, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 23 Oct 1952, 55-62     A joint meeting with United Nations Association in Canada (Toronto Branch).How the Philippines, together with the rest of the Far East, has become our next-door neighbour. Manila, capital city of the Philippines, less than two days' flying time from Toronto. The earth becoming smaller; our concept of inter-dependence among nations ...
    text  Romulo, H.E. General Carlos P., The United Nations To-day, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 23 Oct 1952, 55-62   A joint meeting with United Nations Association in Canada (Toronto Branch).How the Philippines, together with the rest of the Far East, has become our next-door neighbour. Manila, capital city of ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Washington Through British Eyes
    Washington Through British Eyes
    text  Buchan, Hon. Alastair, Washington Through British Eyes, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 6 Mar 1952, 269-282     Some quite personal impressions about American policy. The speaker's background as a Washington newspaper correspondent and a brief description of the task. A first impression: the absolute impossibility of separating foreign policy from domestic politics or of treating them in different compartments. An illustration. A brief historical explication of the ...
    text  Buchan, Hon. Alastair, Washington Through British Eyes, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1952), 6 Mar 1952, 269-282   Some quite personal impressions about American policy. The speaker's background as a Washington newspaper correspondent and a brief description of the task. A first impression: the absolute impossibility of separating ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Forty Years in the British House of Commons
    Forty Years in the British House of Commons
    text  Bowes, Lord Campion, Forty Years in the British House of Commons, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 5 Jun 1952, 13-22     Some facts about the office of the speaker, the Clerkship of the British House of Commons, the chief permanent office of the House under the Speaker. The efficient working of a parliament dependent upon these two houses, and the relations between them. The different qualities of the two. The life-long ...
    text  Bowes, Lord Campion, Forty Years in the British House of Commons, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 5 Jun 1952, 13-22   Some facts about the office of the speaker, the Clerkship of the British House of Commons, the chief permanent office of the House under the Speaker. The efficient working of ...
    Empire Club of Canada
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