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A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto.
The 50th anniversary of the Royal York Hotel. The history of Canadian Pacific Hotels Limited and a brief history of Canadian Pacific. CP Air as Canadian Pacific's junior service. A history of the Royal York Hotel, CP flagship hotel. The various economic and social roles played by the Canadian Pacific Hotel System. Tourism. The escalating costs for all modes of commercial transportation. The progress of airlines in reducing fuel consumption on the basis of passenger miles flown. Predictions for the year 2029, the 100th anniversary of The Royal York Hotel, especially in terms of tourism, population, energy, space travel, technological advances, activities in the communication and information processing industries, and a closer relationship between air carriers and hotels.