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  • Two Pillars of the Empire
    DuMoulin, Right Rev. J. Philip, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 5 May 1904, 217-227     The verdict of the people generally recorded in favour of constructive statesmanship. Evidence for that statement throughout history. The Two Pillars of the Empire, the first being that of Commerce. Napoleon's insolent taunt that England was a "nation of shop keepers." The truth in that statement. Ways in which this ...
    DuMoulin, Right Rev. J. Philip, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 5 May 1904, 217-227   The verdict of the people generally recorded in favour of constructive statesmanship. ...
  • Practical Imperialism
    Walker, Byron E., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 28 Apr 1904, 203-216     Independence as the only future that is possible to Canadians, except that of remaining in the Empire. Ways in which we are by nature British. Ways in which we are not exactly British, especially to the Englishman. The attitude of the Englishman to our loyalty. The unfortunate tangling together of ...
    Walker, Byron E., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 28 Apr 1904, 203-216   Independence as the only future that is possible to Canadians, except that ...
  • Three Imperial Topics: Imperial Ignorance; Imperial History; Imperial Unity
    Osborne, Henry C.; Ferguson, Dr. John; Cumberland, Barlow, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 21 Apr 1904, 173-202     Imperial Ignorance—Mr. H.C. Osborne: Some words about The Empire Club of Canada and its interests. The ignorance which is said to exist in the Old Country with regard to Canadians and our affairs. The origins of this sensitivity by Canadians. Considering our own ignorance on Imperial matters. A consideration of ...
    Osborne, Henry C.; Ferguson, Dr. John; Cumberland, Barlow, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 21 Apr 1904, 173-202   Imperial Ignorance—Mr. H.C. Osborne: Some words about The Empire Club of Canada ...
  • Navigation of Hudson's Bay and Straits
    Stupart, R.F., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 14 Apr 1904, 164-172     A description of Hudson's Bay and straits. The fishing grounds of Hudson's Bay and its dollar value. The possibilities for making Hudson Straits the chief outlet for Canadian grain to the markets of Europe. The Hudson Straits the best and cheapest outlet to those markets, if they are navigable. Overcoming ...
    Stupart, R.F., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 14 Apr 1904, 164-172   A description of Hudson's Bay and straits. The fishing grounds of Hudson's ...
  • The Russo-Japanese War
    Mavor, Professor James, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 7 Apr 1904, 151-163     Conveying some idea of the situation, economical and financial, of Russia, and of the situation, economical and financial, of Japan, and then a suggested inquiry as to how far Great Britain and her Colonies are interested in the outcome of the struggle. Assuming some knowledge of the long history of ...
    Mavor, Professor James, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 7 Apr 1904, 151-163   Conveying some idea of the situation, economical and financial, of Russia, and ...
  • The Manufacturing Industries of Canada Considered Geographically
    Stewart, J.F.M., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 31 Mar 1904, 138-150     Three requirements if Canada is going to be a manufacturing nation: an abundance of raw material, easy conveyance of man and goods from place to place, and a suitable population. A consideration and survey of Canada's raw materials. The state of our railways and transportation system. The third requirement of ...
    Stewart, J.F.M., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 31 Mar 1904, 138-150   Three requirements if Canada is going to be a manufacturing nation: an ...
  • The Question of Railway Taxation
    Pettypiece, H.J., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 24 Mar 1904, 125-137     This question of railway taxation only two or three years old in this Province. Opponents of railway taxation and what they say. The speaker's response to that opposition. Our miles of railway and what they have cost the people. The advantage, under the bonding privilege, that there is no International ...
    Pettypiece, H.J., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 24 Mar 1904, 125-137   This question of railway taxation only two or three years old in ...
  • The University and the People
    Gordon, Very Rev. Dr. D.M., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 17 Mar 1904, 115-124     The relation of the universities to the people. The importance of this subject, even from an Imperial point of view. The strength of a nation dependent upon the intellectual and moral qualities of its citizens. The development of the higher types of men and women as the greatest service we ...
    Gordon, Very Rev. Dr. D.M., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 17 Mar 1904, 115-124   The relation of the universities to the people. The importance of this ...
  • Conscience As A National Asset
    Wallace, Rev. Dr. O.C.S., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 10 Mar 1904, 104-114     A definition of conscience involving two things: a judgment and an emotion. Speaking of conscience in a national relation, having in mind the family, the conduct of business, and the conduct of public affairs, political and other. Conscience adding to the worth and the welfare of the state when it ...
    Wallace, Rev. Dr. O.C.S., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 10 Mar 1904, 104-114   A definition of conscience involving two things: a judgment and an emotion. ...
  • The Loyalty of French-Canadians to the Empire
    Brodeur, Honourable L.P., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 3 Mar 1904, 95-103     The love of country as the basis of all true patriotism. Ways in which the French-Canadian finds in Canada all that is needed to awaken the love of country and to stimulate his patriotism. The French-Canadian naturally more attached to the section of the country which is most closely associated ...
    Brodeur, Honourable L.P., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 3 Mar 1904, 95-103   The love of country as the basis of all true patriotism. Ways ...
  • Our Empire Cables
    Fleming, Sir Sandford, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 25 Feb 1904, 84-94     The importance of the subject of the projected system of Pan-Britannic cables and telegraphs, girdling the globe, and all under state control. A vital subject fraught with momentous possibilities. The route of the proposed, so called All-Red Line, its scope, and the cogent reasons for its establishment. The question of ...
    Fleming, Sir Sandford, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 25 Feb 1904, 84-94   The importance of the subject of the projected system of Pan-Britannic cables ...
  • The Relations of Canada, the Motherland and the United States
    Birge, Cyrus A., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 18 Feb 1904, 74-83     This address was delivered from Mss. Previously prepared, and delivered before the Commercial Club, Providence, Rhode Island, U.S. Speaking from the viewpoint of a loyal Canadian. Canada's history which led up to the federation of what was at one time a series of scattered provinces into one great Dominion, peacefully ...
    Birge, Cyrus A., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 18 Feb 1904, 74-83   This address was delivered from Mss. Previously prepared, and delivered before the ...
  • The Canadian National Character
    Hutton, Professor Maurice, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 11 Feb 1904, 68-73     Looking at Plato's ideal state and the characteristics of his paragon. Suggesting that Canadians might fit this ideal character. Having in Canada all the ancient blends which we brought over from our forefathers. Providing Plato with what he wants in the shape of nation building, and how we may do ...
    Hutton, Professor Maurice, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 11 Feb 1904, 68-73   Looking at Plato's ideal state and the characteristics of his paragon. Suggesting ...
  • The Fatuous Insolence of the Canadians
    Hunter, A.T., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 4 Feb 1904, 61-67     Dealing with two quantities in this address: the fixed and the variable—Canada and the Canadians. Canada, with today the bulk of her lands untilled, unoccupied, unexplored and unguarded, remaining the unlocked storehouse of Nature, the unalloted prize of the ultimate masters of the world. The variables—the Canadians. Some characteristics of ...
    Hunter, A.T., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 4 Feb 1904, 61-67   Dealing with two quantities in this address: the fixed and the variable—Canada ...
  • The Qualities Which Go To Make A Good Citizen of the Empire
    Grier, A. Monro, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 28 Jan 1904, 51-60     The speaker, impressed with the changes which have taken place in Ontario since he first began to practise law in Toronto some 20 years ago. An increase in the feeling of friendship and oneness between Canada and the British Isles. Ontario's growing knowledge of Western Canada. An increase in Great ...
    Grier, A. Monro, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 28 Jan 1904, 51-60   The speaker, impressed with the changes which have taken place in Ontario ...
  • Thoughts About Canada and Australia
    Montague, Hon. W.H., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 21 Jan 1904, 43-50     Canadians who have succeeded in other parts of the world. Something of Australia and Canadians who have gone to take their place there. Canadianism and Imperialism. Canada's work done in terms of trade with the United States and with Great Britain. Reference to Lord Strathcona and his work to teach ...
    Montague, Hon. W.H., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 21 Jan 1904, 43-50   Canadians who have succeeded in other parts of the world. Something of ...
  • Canadian Sentiment Before and After Confederation
    Sulte, Benjamin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 14 Jan 1904, 38-42     A turning point at the moment Confederation was enacted. A Canadian sentiment in existence three centuries ago: an historical review. Creating two new Canadas. The first talk about Confederation. The key to Confederation. Canadians, joining together with a declaration of patriotism and sentiment. Other provinces coming in: British Columbia, Prince ...
    Sulte, Benjamin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 14 Jan 1904, 38-42   A turning point at the moment Confederation was enacted. A Canadian sentiment ...
  • Problems of Industry and Labour
    Emery, James A.; Foster, Hon. George E., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1907), 25 Oct 1906, 32-58     A discussion of industrial problems. A recognition of the existence of industrial problems, greater or less, and ways in which they obtrude upon our everyday notice. The relation between him who works and him for whom he works as an age-old problem, with examples throughout history. Attempts at solutions of ...
    Emery, James A.; Foster, Hon. George E., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1907), 25 Oct 1906, 32-58   A discussion of industrial problems. A recognition of the existence of industrial ...
  • The Flying of Flags in Canada
    Murray, J.P.; Chadwick, E.M.; Roaf, J.R.; Osborne, H.C.; Mason, Lieut.-Col. J., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1907), 11 Oct 1906, 25-31     Mr. J.P. Murray, President of the Empire Club of Canada: The speaker's response to criticism of Premier Roblin's suggestion of having the flag flown on the school-houses of Manitoba during school-hours, making the flag so common with the children that it was a mistake. Reasons why the speaker things that ...
    Murray, J.P.; Chadwick, E.M.; Roaf, J.R.; Osborne, H.C.; Mason, Lieut.-Col. J., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1907), 11 Oct 1906, 25-31   Mr. J.P. Murray, President of the Empire Club of Canada: The speaker's ...
  • Mr. Chamberlain's Policy and its Prospects
    Smith, F.E.; Lygon, The Hon. Henry; Chamberlain, Norman; Murray, John, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1907), 4 Oct 1906, 14-24     Mr. F.E. Smith, M.P.: The results of the election which has recently taken place in England. The English people, pronouncing once for all, quite decisively, upon the issue of Tariff Reform. Attacking a long-standing dogma. Appreciating the significance of the letter which Mr. Balfour wrote recently to Mr. Chamberlain; an ...
    Smith, F.E.; Lygon, The Hon. Henry; Chamberlain, Norman; Murray, John, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1907), 4 Oct 1906, 14-24   Mr. F.E. Smith, M.P.: The results of the election which has recently ...
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