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Prospect of Cultural Relations Between China and Canada 
Text  Kan-Hu, Dr. Kiang, Prospect of Cultural Relations Between China and Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 23 Oct 1930, 254-264  The cultural relation which existed between the Orient and the Occident before the Christian era. This early relation scanty and difficult, but free from any aggressive motives other than the seeking of a cultural contact. A review of historical facts which occurred in three periods of...
Changing China 
Text  Ross, Dr. J.W., Changing China, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 28 Sep 1922, 227-236  The progress and development that is going on in China. An historical review, to see China from a different angle from that presented today. China as the oldest civilized nation in the world, outliving all its contemporaries of Ancient History. Reasons why China has survived for so long. China as...
Canada's Relations With China 
Text  Currelly, Charles T., Canada's Relations With China, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1937), 11 Feb 1937, 209-222  Some introductory remarks about key moments in history. A reasoned plan of action in Italy and Germany. An example of how Germany, even before the War, was very much given to a general conceived plan. British exploration in the 19th century. Practically no new markets today. Developing what will...
The Fight for Democracy in China 
Text  Shun, The Honourable Dr. Liu Shih, The Fight for Democracy in China, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1943), 8 Oct 1942, 65-79  The thirty-first anniversary of the founding of the Republic of China in two days on October 10. A review of the Revolution. The basis for the inclination of the Chinese toward the democratic way of life. Prospects for China to win her fight for democracy. An examination of the judgment of Dr. Hu...
Glimpses of the East 
Text  Foster, Hon. G.E., Glimpses of the East, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1915), 20 Jan 1998, 1-20  All we have ever had with reference to the East as little more thorough or more exhaustive than glimpses. The fascination that the East holds for us. From where those glimpses come. The East as the cradle of our race. The East, seeing the advent of those who have founded the four great religious...
Present Conditions In China 
Text  Ferguson, Dr. John Calvin, Present Conditions In China, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1944), 17 Feb 1944, 295-309  The speaker's repatriation. President conditions in China. China's contribution to the Allied Nations and the part she can contribute to the winning of the war. The current situation in China in terms of attack and invasion by the Japanese. Occupied China. Ousting the Japanese one of the most...
Two Thousand Years of Democracy 
Text  Peterson, Henry, Two Thousand Years of Democracy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1941), 3 Apr 1941, 456-469  Mankind today searching for a better way of life. Becoming enlightened by the sage of the Chinese people. Why and how this way of life has worked for so long. Why other old civilizations were ploughed under. Examining our belief that our ills are basically economic, transcending political and...
The Manchurian Crisis 
Text  Massey, The Honourable Vincent, The Manchurian Crisis, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 14 Jan 1932, 1-15  The situation in Manchuria one to command the active interest of Canada and why that is so. Being mindful of what events may flow from the destruction of a few metres of railway line four months ago at an unknown place in Manchuria--the Balkans of Asia. The international body whose duty it is to...
What Is To Become of China? 
Text  White, Right Rev. W.C., What Is To Become of China?, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1929), 26 Apr 1928, 157-172  Speculations and suggestions about China that have been made in the past. Remarks about intervention in China. Exploitation of China which has brought about the situation which has stirred China into new life and to a present situation of great promise. The nationalist movement in China. A review...
Axis Occupation of Holland 
Text  Fung, K.S., Axis Occupation of Holland, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1942), 9 Apr 1942, 371-379  The speaker's experiences in Holland, being there for a year and a half during the German occupation. Things heard, seen, and learned, personally. The German invasion of Holland. Reasons and circumstances for surrender. The German government in Holland. Reduction of bicycle tax. Confiscation of...
China, The Democratic Front in the Far East 
Text  Endicott, Reverend James G., China, The Democratic Front in the Far East, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1942), 13 Nov 1941, 130-141  ... an administrator. Moreover, there was no "old school tie" tradition, and nobody asked any questions as to how or where you got your education. Chinese school texts are full of inspirational stories of how poor boys gleaned an education by the sweat of their brow. There is a story of one who tended his...
China's Position in this Struggle 
Text  Ming, Dr. Yui, China's Position in this Struggle, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1945), 25 Jan 1945, 243-255  China trading space for time since September 18, 1931 when the Japanese attacked Mukden. Today, not much space left and time presses on. A humourous illustration of the Chinese conception of time and of progress in a story told by the late Dr. William Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury. Something in...
China and the Post-War World 
Text  Shun, Doctor Liu Shih, China and the Post-War World, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1944), 25 Nov 1943, 149-160  China's long and arduous fight with Japan. A consideration of the various aspects of the kind of mental make-up and discipline which has been responsible for the evolution of Japan's wild schemes of aggression and which has convinced the Chinese people of the impossibility of curbing her unbridled...
The Situation in China 
Text  Goforth, Professor W., The Situation in China, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1928), 3 Mar 1927, 40-50  An increase in Canadian interest in Chinese affairs since May, 1925. Factors that have caused this change. Trade figures with China. The Pacific becoming the centre of human thought and actin and intercourse. Our trade with China not the type we need to fear or beware of, with examples. The...
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...
The True Inwardness of the Yellow Peril 
Text  Eby, Rev. C.S., The True Inwardness of the Yellow Peril, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1910), 10 Oct 1907, 43-53  Comments on the address by Mr. Hamar Greenwood. The fate of the white race, and the trend of the era upon which we are now entering, dependent on what the Chinaman will do. The unsafe quality of ignoring or insulting any many on account of the tint of his skin or the difference of his customers...
China Today 
Text  Tzen, Rev. P. Lindel, China Today, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1938), 28 Oct 1937, 54-64  ... suppose to give you the text in the original language may sound even wore than Latin or Greek to some of you, although I am fully aware that I am in the company of great scholars, scholar in languages which are living, scholar in languages which are past. However, just for the convenience of some of you I...
Empire Relations With China 
Text  Taylor, Rev. Dr. W.E., Empire Relations With China, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1913), 14 Mar 1912, 175-190  Coming back from China a more ardent Imperialist than ever. Offering in a brief, concise, and practical way some suggestions by which we can aid in propagating the true Imperial spirit, as far as it is related to the new East. Business men coming out to China, mainly from the United States....
Changing China 
Text  Smith, Rev. W.E., Changing China, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1913), 18 Apr 1912, 229-237  some of the reasons why China has changed and some of the reasons why we ought to recognize China as a part of the great human race. China no longer an Empire; she has become a Republic, and will play a very important part in the coming days of this century. Just starting to get to know China. The...
China--Its People and Their Life 
Text  Johns, Professor Alfred, China--Its People and Their Life, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1919), 2 May 1918, 226-234  ... Christian Educational Union," the result of which is that any Protestant Mission in West China can register its schools, and the text books and examinations are uniform. They had no text books on hygiene and geography in those days, and I can assure you that their compilation presented no easy task...
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