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What is the Objective in Instalment Selling 
Text  Cheyney, William J., What is the Objective in Instalment Selling, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1948), 13 Nov 1947, 103-116  The future of an expanding use of instalment credit to the world economic-social situation. A review of economic events in Canada and the United States since last February. Two approaches to this address: world conditions as they relate to consumer credit; consumer credit pictured against the...
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 peace." The...
Whither 
Text  Armour, Major Stuart, Whither, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1948), 29 Apr 1948, 383-397  Reference to the speaker's address of 18 months ago, entitled "Do We Face Ideological Conquest?" Now, an address concerned with "Where do we go from here?" or "Whither, then, are we headed?" A discussion of the subject of individual freedom. An examination of some of the things which are being...
The Battle For Europe's Mind 
Text  Price, Major Vincent W., The Battle For Europe's Mind, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1949), 7 Apr 1949, 306-315  This address is divided into seven sections, the first of which is "The Universal Theater" of the world. Section II, "Three Scenes on the World-Stage" discusses the Canadian scene, the Soviet Russian picture, and the European scene. "The Devastation of the Mind" talks about the intellectual damage...
Report From Moscow 
Text  Boss, William (Bill), Report From Moscow, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1954), 348-356  The impossibility of giving a report from Moscow, and why. Some personal background of the speaker. The Russian assignment and the series of stories now appearing in the newspapers as representative of the speaker's impressions and the facts gathered. The material things that impress a person...
Free Trade in a Free World 
Text  Thornbrough, Albert A., Free Trade in a Free World, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1960), 24 Mar 1960, 262-270  The Inner Six and The Outer Seven trading blocs of Western Europe. The necessity for Canadian firms to deal internationally. The great attention currently on trading, particularly by the Western nations of Europe, members of the Commonwealth, and by the United States as part of the continuation of...
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...
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...
What Shall We Fight it With? 
Text  Burton, Charles L., What Shall We Fight it With?, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 29 Jan 1953, 179-186  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. The common enemy of Communism. Offering counsel and the experience of years to the younger men who must face an almost immediate future filled with conflict far more profound than any the speaker's generation has gone...
Democracy or Bolshevism 
Text  Eaton, Rev. C.A., Democracy or Bolshevism, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1920), 17 Apr 1919, 234-250  Our choice between Democracy and Bolshevism as the foundation upon which we are to construct a new age. Contemplating the results of the German assault upon human liberties. Democracy and its persistence against adverse conditions down the centuries, as described by De Tocqueville. Bolshevism as...
A Look At America 
Text  Medina, His Honour Judge Harold R., A Look At America, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1958), 13 Mar 1958, 241-262  ... the charges, from which the Government took no appeal. Meanwhile, in June 1951, he had been promoted to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, but had been unable to take his seat on that court until the Fall of 1953. Judge Medina has authored numerous case books and text books, chiefly...
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...
The Plague of Pessimism 
Text  Murray, Major Gladstone, The Plague of Pessimism, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1950), 6 Apr 1950, 294-303  This discussion of the threat of Communism, and Canada's place in that struggle, proceeds under the following headings: Moscow On Canada/ Mr. Buck and His Chaplain; The Effect of Propaganda; The War Issue; When Wickedness Becomes Virtue; The Russian People; Victory Certain; Towards One World;...
The Empire of Mankind 
Text  Bradley, Hon. F. Gordon, The Empire of Mankind, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1951), 22 Feb 1951, 241-251  A discussion of Empire, and Empires. The British Empire or the British Commonwealth and the Empire of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics as the remaining Empires. Picturing the beginning, the rise to power, and the development of the British Empire to discover the wide divergence from the...
Wide, Wide World 
Text  Eisendrath, Rabbi Maurice N., Wide, Wide World, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1959), 4 Dec 1958, 128-141  Ways in which this is a wide, wide world: geographically, religiously, culturally, racially, with many examples. The speed with which Communism influence is spreading throughout the Far East. Reasons for the success of the Communist influence, and for the failure of Christianity and other Western...
Back From Russia 
Text  McEachern, Ronald A., Back From Russia, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1957), 22 Nov 1956, 85-98  A travel story. How the speaker came to go to Russia. The open Russian door for the first time since the Second World War. Some facts about the Communist world. A detailed description of the speaker's trip, which included the following topics. Foreign visitors to Russia; tourism; the food; taking...
The Role of Free China in the Free World 
Text  Tsiang, Ambassador Tingfu F., The Role of Free China in the Free World, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1961), 27 Apr 1961, 334-344  The speaker addresses the Empire Club of Canada as representative of the people and Government of the Island of Taiwan, who find themselves "on the very front line of the world-wide fight against international Communism," which fact has "conditioned much of our life and work." A description of...
The Free World Partnership 
Text  Baron Tweedsmuir of Elsfield and Lady Tweedsmuir, The Free World Partnership, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1951), 18 Jan 1951, 179-191  Lord Tweedsmuir Russia's intentions. The British Commonwealth. The recent conference of Commonwealth Prime Ministers. Focus on the Far East. The most significant event in the last six years of Communism engulfing China and China in turn engulfing Tibet. Fighting in Korea, Indo-China, and Malaya....
Personal Responsibility and Interdependence 
Text  Ramsey, the Most Reverend and Right Honourable Arthur Michael, Personal Responsibility and Interdependence, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 515), 13 Aug 1963, 1-15  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada, The English Speaking Union, The Canadian Club of Toronto, The Royal Commonwealth Society and The St. George's Society. Links in the history of friendship and affection between Canada and Great Britain, with a personal example from the speaker. The...
Cross-Roads 
Text  Philip, Percy James, Cross-Roads, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1949), 31 Mar 1949, 294-305  Standing at the end of the old road of Empire authority and at the moment of decision as to whether we shall take the Russian Communist road along which so much of Europe and Asia have already travelled, or the Atlantic road which we may call the seaway, the free way, the road of civilisation. The...
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