THIS article is dedicated to the New Army of Canadian investors who are seeking to obtain some of the rewards of our national business prosperity through sane and conservative investment and speculation. Their new experiences have brought attendant trials and difficulties, not least among which is their inability to read understandingly a balance sheet, a profit and loss account or a market report.By A. W. BLUE16 min
TO SAY that it is the largest hotel in Canada, the tallest building in the British Empire, or the most beautiful and up-to-date institution of its kind in the world is to convey nothing. The Royal York Hotel cannot be reduced even to paragraph proportions.By ERNEST EVANS13 min
BEFORE the actual furnishing of the Royal York came the interesting but involved task of searching the earth for designs and ideas. Perhaps, scouring the earth describes the process better. It was an exhaustive investigation. Not that articles were bought and brought in from here and there and all over, for, if this newest link in a worldfamous chain of hostelries is the Dominion’s greatest, its completion is also a triumph for the Canadian workman and the Canadian manufacturer.By JAMES A. COWAN9 min
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