The Grit Administration

On the morrow of the reassembly of the Canadian Parliament at Ottawa, certain signs have taken form, clearly indicating that Premier William Lyon Mackenzie King, temporal and spiritual successor of Canada's great Prime Minister, Sir Wilfred Laurier, intends to throw the country a bone of contention by asking the Governor General to dissolve Parliament and call a general election.

Of these signs, as yet only abstractly visible, the principal one is that Premier King is feeling strong enough to face the country and confident enough that the...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!