This section is from the book "The Gardener's Monthly And Horticulturist V26", by Thomas Meehan. See also: Four-Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long.
Much surprise was manifested at the recent International Forestry Exhibition in Edinburg, that Canada made no response of any consequence. The idea was that Canada, of all parts of the world, would have a good exhibit. One reason probably was, no information of the International Exhibition was furnished to any influential quarter on this continent. A few Lords and Dukes in the old world can successfully "run a machine" by the inherent power of their titles alone. But it takes more than this to get people to work in America.