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The present disastrous flood in the Ohio and Mississippi River Valleys. A description of the Colorado River. The speaker's experiences travelling on this river. Some figures with regard to those who have, and those who have not successfully navigated the Colorado River. Consequences of the flooding of the Colorado River, with figures. The Boulder Dam, with some statistics. Controlling floods in the Ohio and the Mississippi River Valleys by doing what was done in the Western United States. A word of warning from the speaker's own experiences in the Western States. Preserving the forests. The million people in the Ohio and Mississippi River Valleys who today need substantial aid. Medical supplies from Toronto.