Montrose, His Grace the Duke of
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A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club.
The history of the Order of the Knights of Nova Scotia. The Clearance of the Highlands, some 100 years ago. The journey of the Scottish Trade Mission on the ship "Letitia." The concept of trade cruising. The purpose of the trade mission. A description of some of the goods offered. Canadian goods of interest to the Scottish. Preference for trading with Canada over the United States, and reasons for that preference. The question of developing cheaper transport. Advantages of developing trade. Employment conditions in the United Kingdom.