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  The Wilsons and the Miss Canadas
Unfortunately near the end of the third lap, the Miss Canada III began smoking badly and was compelled to withdrew from the heat due to the failure of an oil scavenger pump.
The Miss Canada IV was designed by Douglas Van Patten, who was responsible for the Miss Canada III and who had worked for the Wilsons at the latter's Greavette Boats Ltd. Van Patten utilized the keel-knuckle form of stop boat design, which employs three major lifting surfaces with differential spacing of the steps.
Miss Canada IV story was the fact that a special waiver was received from the trustees of the Harmsworth Trophy to allow the IV to compete for this oldest of motor boat racing prizes.
www.lesliefield.com /other_history/wilsons_and_the_miss_canadas.htm   (2887 words)

 Canada Institute @ the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
There was consensus that the overall relationship between Canada and the United States is very strong, prosperous, and unique; however, there was also consensus that the relationship has been under strain since the ascension of the new administration and a lack of strategic direction on the part of Canada.
She suggested various practical techniques, such as forgetting about Canada and putting oneself in the shoes of an American, and not becoming a “Canadian scold.” She also gave advice on how to use discretion in order to gain trust, and to always remember that there are no permanent friends, only interests.
He pointed out how Canada should not try to live up to what American conceptions of what military and security should be; rather, Canada should try to develop its own definition of military and security, its own specialty areas, such as peacekeeping, nation-building, and emergency reconstruction.
www.wilsoncenter.org /index.cfm?topic_id=1420&fuseaction=topics.event_summary&event_id=20881   (2249 words)

 Ignatieff, Nicholas, Canada's Challenge to its Youth
Conflicts between Canada's official statistics and the actual situation with regard to the amount of land suitable for agriculture.
The role of education to awaken Canada's youth to the challenge and inspire them to meet it; to roll up their sleeves and go to work less the West and the North become abandoned wastes.
The second problem facing Canada's youth the challenge of ideas and systems which are directly opposed to the ideals and principles embodied in British democratic institutions.
www.empireclubfoundation.com /details.asp?SpeechID=155   (352 words)

 Embassy of Mexico in Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
It was in 1938 and 1940 that Canada first established relations with Latin American countries, beginning with Argentina, Brazil and Chile.
Nevertheless, Canada was fully convinced of Mexico's importance in the region, and bilateral relations developed with friendly, always polite, and increasingly more frequent contact.
Another visit to Canada by President Fox is expected in the coming year, indicating the enormous importance of bilateral relations and the accelerated narrowing of ties between the two nations.
www.embamexcan.com /60Aniversary/60History.shtml   (987 words)

 1938 in Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1937 in Canada, other events of 1938, 1939 in Canada and the Timeline of Canadian history.
June 8 - 1938 Saskatchewan election: William Patterson's Liberals win a second consecutive majority
Theodore Roosevelt becomes the first president of the United States to visit Canada
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1938_in_Canada   (122 words)

 Timeline 1938
1938 Sep 1, Alan Dershowitz, attorney (Claus Von Bulow, OJ Simpson), was born in NYC.
1938 Tennessee Williams wrote his play "Not About Nightingales." It was based on an incident in Pennsylvania's Philadelphia County prison, where 4 inmates died after 25 inmates, who threatened a hunger strike due to bad food, were locked in an isolation chamber with giant radiators pumping 200-degree heat.
1938 The Spanish Loyalist defense at the battle of the Ebro was photographed by Robert Capa.
timelines.ws /20thcent/1938.HTML   (7645 words)

 DC Envoy Says Bush Ordered Flight 93 Shot Down
A senior Canadian official who requested anonymity said Wednesday that Canada's decision was relayed at this week's NATO summit in Brussels attended by Martin and President George W. Bush.
Washington had hoped Canada would would go further and participate in building the continental defence shield, an elaborate system that some worry could lead to weapons in space and an international arms race.
David Biette, director of the Canada Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Centre for Scholars in Washington, agreed with Cellucci's assessment that Canada is giving up sovereignty.
www.infowars.com /articles/world/canada_missle_reject_perplexes_us.htm   (1492 words)

 Aleutian Canada Goose
The Aleutian Canada goose joins a growing list of once-imperilled species that are on the road to recovery, including the bald eagle, the peregrine falcon and the Columbia white-tailed deer.
The Aleutian Canada goose, identifiable by a distinctive white neck band, nests on islands within the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge and winters in Oregon and California.
Although the recovery goal of 50 or more pairs of Aleutian Canada geese nesting in the central Aleutians and in the Semidi Islands has not been met, the population is stable and work to bolster these populations will continue until they have reached the 50 pair objective.
darwin.eeb.uconn.edu /Documents/fws-990730.html   (1022 words)

 Canada Vancouver Harbor of 1938   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Canada #244 - 50 Cent Vancouver Harbor issue of 1938 - Never Hinged
hen this stamp was issued in 1938, Vancouver had yet to become the booming international metropolis that it is today.
Of course, while there are bigger buildings, and more of them today, the surrounding area retains the incredible natural charm that it had back in 1938, when this engraving was made.
www.stampview.com /ca/ca244.html   (114 words)

 CTV.ca | Martin tells U.S. about missile decision: CTV
But a senior Canadian official told The Canadian Press that Canada's decision was passed along at the NATO summit attended earlier this week by Martin and U.S. President George W. Bush.
David Biette, director of the Canada Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Centre for Scholars in Washington, endorsed Cellucci's view that Canada was weakening its sovereignty.
U.S. defence analyst Dwight Mason said it would be the first time since 1938 that Canada had refused to participate in continental defence.
www.ctv.ca /servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/1109178137996_104587337?hub=CTVNewsAt11   (873 words)

 McGeer, G.G., Canada's Place in World Affairs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Canada's place in the world today of little real consequence unless we, as Canadians, can show something of the unity of spirit that is essential to Canadian peace and to Canadian progress and prosperity.
The responsibility of thinking in terms of the future of our 2,400,000 children who are going to school in Canada today.
Canada facing the challenge of the trusteeship of that great heritage that was left to us by the men who built this Dominion.
www.empireclubfoundation.com /details.asp?SpeechID=2770   (209 words)

 Introduction   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
In 1993, Walther Lichem, then Austria's ambassador to Canada, asked Fred Engelmann to conduct a study of Austrian immigration to Canada.
Engelmann, 72 years old at the time (born 1921 in Vienna, emigrated to the U.S. in 1938, to Canada in 1962), showed interest in such a study, but because of his age he declined conducting it by himself.
One was Manfred Prokop, who was born in Vienna in 1942 and who emigrated to Canada in 1969.
www.arts.ualberta.ca /CCAuCES/dictionary/introduction.htm   (419 words)

 Drew, Lieut.-Col. George A., From Moscow to Toronto
A wide divergence of opinion within Canada as to what Communism is and as to the possible threat that it offers to constituted authority.
A discussion of the Communism of the members of the Communist Party of Canada, which is an integral part of the Communist International directed from Moscow.
The danger not that the Communists may seize power in Canada, but that they may become a sufficiently powerful minority to make their destructive influence felt, that they may lead to disturbances such as are creating chaos in France today.
www.empireclubfoundation.com /details.asp?SpeechID=1089   (397 words)

 Toward the People's Front in Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The marked growth of trade union organization and strike struggles in 1937 was accompanied by a strengthening of the progressive trend within the trade union movement manifesting itself in the public utterances and actions of the Trades Congress leadership.
The problem of 1938 will be to unite the democratic forces in Canada for the defense of such liberties as we already have and to extend them into the wider sphere of economic and social relationships;"
The issues involved are of basic importance in the economic life of Canada and mirror the whole bitter struggle now rapidly sharpening between the people and the ruthless exploiting monopoly interests.
bethuneinstitute.org /documents/timbuck.html   (2367 words)

 MSN Encarta - Related Items - Canada
The overshadowing consideration in Canada during 1946, as elsewhere, was reconversion and reconstruction.
For Canada, it was the first full peacetime year since 1938.
The Dominion had been drawn into the war to a greater extent, in relation to its size, than the United States.
encarta.msn.com /related_761563379_25.4.8/1946_Canada.html   (134 words)

 Welcome to the Appraisal Institute of Canada
The Appraisal Institute of Canada, founded in 1938, is the premier real estate appraisal association in Canada.
The Appraisal Institute of Canada is a self-regulating body and, maintains the highest standards, practices and professional conduct in real estate appraisal to protect the public interest.
The Mission of the Appraisal Institute of Canada is to protect the public interest and support our members by ensuring high standards of professional real estate and related property advisory services.
www.aicanada.ca /e/index.cfm   (144 words)

 Al Rashid Mosque in Edmonton
Erected in 1938, it served the burgeoning Muslim population of Edmonton faithfully for 50 years -- but it's small, just 30 by 50 feet, and eventually it fell into disuse as newer, bigger Mosques were built.
And they are enormously pleased to see it settled there in the park, at the end of a row of 1920s shops, a red-brick testament to the long presence of Muslims in their country.
It was finally finished in 1938, built on a small plot near the centre of town, on land donated by the city.
www.muslim-canada.org /alrashidmosque.html   (672 words)

 Leonard HALES
Born 6 OCT 1913 at Chatham, Kent, Ontario, Canada the daughter of Hugh Bigbie HALES and Lettie Tempest KERBY.
Born 28 SEP 1893 at Hamilton, Ontario, Canada the daughter of Henry HALES and Clara Elizabeth MARTIN.
Born 23 JUN 1953 of Ontario, Canada the daughter of Benjamin Albert HAILS and Shirley Kathleen BESTARD.
www.hales.org /hl02.htm   (9107 words)

 Canada v. Imperial Tobacco Co. of Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
APPEAL and CROSS-APPEAL from the judgment of the Exchequer Court of Canada, Angers J. [[1938] Ex.
Imperial Tobacco Company of Canada, Limited, is a manufacturer and importer of cigars, cigarettes, tobacco, etc., and at all relevant times was the holder of the annual licence prescribed by section 95 of the Act.
(b) imported into Canada, payable by the importer or transferee who takes the goods out of bond for consumption at the time when the goods are imported or taken out of warehouse for consumption.
www.tobaccolaw.org /documents/english/Cases/CanvImp.htm   (1540 words)

 Endangered Species in Canada: A Dwindling Legacy
In a country so vast and pristine as Canada, many might find it hard to believe that hundreds of plants and animals are in serious danger of disappearing.
In the Arctic and sub Arctic regions of the country, climate change is being blamed for the demise of the Peary caribou and the decline in polar bear births in southern Hudson Bay and James Bay.
Well under 10 per cent of the habitat in Canada is under federal control and most of the rest is controlled by private landowners, leaseholders and the provincial and territorial governments.
www.raysweb.net /specialplaces/pages-species-ej/dwindlinglegacy-ej.html   (3502 words)

 Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Canada 10¢ Bistre Brown Admiral MNH VF (G337)
Canada 1942 KGVI War Issue Perf 8 Coils MNH XF (G329)
Canada 1942 KGVI War Issue Perf 9½ Coil MLH XF (G330)
www.lightrep.com /LE3478P4-Canada.html   (126 words)

 Canada Special Delivery of 1938   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Canada #E8 - Special Delivery stamp of 1938
n 1938, the Special Delivery stamp was redesigned one more time.
Here is a really nice example of this stamp.
www.stampview.com /ca/caE8.html   (77 words)

 1938 in Canada - TheBestLinks.com - July 29, November 17, President of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt, ...
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 1938 in Canada -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
1938 in Canada -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
(additional info and facts about other events of 1938) other events of 1938,
June 8 - 1938 Saskatchewan election: (American Revolutionary leader (born in Ireland) who was a member of the Constitutional Convention (1745-1806)) William Patterson's Liberals win a second consecutive majority
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/1/19/1938_in_canada.htm   (428 words)

 CANADA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Search the CANADA Family Message Boards at Ancestry.com (if available).
Search the CANADA Family Resource Center at RootsWeb.com (if available).
Find graves of people named CANADA at Find-a-Grave.com (or add one that you know).
www.worldhistory.com /surname/US/C/CANADA.htm   (160 words)

 Hanna's Diary, 1938-1941: Czechoslovakia To Canada And Notes from a Roman Terrace   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Hanna Fischl, a Czech of Jewish descent, was a twenty-four-year-old teacher in a German-speaking part of Czechoslovakia when Hitler's shadow loomed over Europe in 1938.
No longer able to associate openly with her lover, Hans Feiertag, the talented Christian composer whom she had loved since her teens, she began writing a diary at his request so that, once they were reunited, he could learn about her life while they had been apart.
Imbued with a special feel for history and human observation, and scattered with serious green-fingered tips, this idiosyncratic study of Joan's beloved, adopted home will delight armchair gardeners and travelers alike.
www.morningstarconsort.com /1938.htm   (219 words)

 Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
www.vjbooks.net /LE3426P0-Canada.html   (145 words)

 CBC Vancouver Orchestra (Orchestra) - Short History
Similar orchestras in Vancouver antedated the CBC Vancouver Chamber Orchestra: the CNRV Concert Orchestra (pre-1934) under Percy Harvey; another, heard around 1935 on CRCV's 'Jewels of the Madonna,' with Jean de Rimanoczy as conductor; and the CBR Concert Orchestra.
Under Avison the smaller ensemble performed until 1980 in western Canada, the Arctic, the USA (Alaska and Montana), and as far east as Ottawa.
John Eliot Gardiner was named Avison's successor in 1980; he was replaced in 1983 by Mario Bernardi, who conducted the orchestra on its visit to Roy Thomson Hall in that year.
www.bach-cantatas.com /Bio/CBCVO.htm   (552 words)

 Donald Thomas McLaren Arnett, b: 1938 - Orangeville, Canada
Donald Thomas McLaren Arnett, b: 1938 - Orangeville, Canada
Born: 6 MAY 1938 - Orangeville, Ontario, Canada Marr: - Died: - Father: Wilbert McLaren Arnett Mother: Eunice Ruth Reburn Other Spouses:
Born: 8 OCT 1938 - Died: - Father: Mother: Other Spouses:
www.toledofamily.com /FamilyTree/gp342.html   (85 words)

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