"To many countries of Europe we are little known. To them Canada is a country of snow, very far away. I thank the Prime Minister of Canada for having been our ambassador and having made Canada known as it should be known. . . .
"He comes from the other side, after a triumphant voyage, where he has done honor to Canada, our Parliament and himself. I bid him welcome in the name of Quebec."
Thus spoke last week, while massed thousands throated, the Premier of Quebec,* quick, forthright, able Monsieur Louis A. Taschereau.
A few moments previously the S. S. Empress...