BORDEN, Robert L.
Title: Complimentary Banquet to Hon. R. L. Borden, K.C., M.P., Prime Minister of Canada
Publisher:  Commercial Printing Co., Ltd., 1911,
Seller ID: 52606
BORDEN, Robert L. Complimentary Banquet to Hon. R. L. Borden, K.C., M.P., Prime Minister of Canada. By The Nova Scotia Liberal-Conservative Association and the Halifax County Liberal-Conservative Association at Mayflower Rink, Halifax Nova Scotia, Thursday, November 2nd, 1911. (Halifax: Commercial Printing Co., Ltd.), 1911. Pp.  of stiff card. Small 8vo, grey-green card covers, with oval portrait of Borden tipped to decorative green card, tipped to front, tied with green cord at the spine. Robert Laird Borden became Canada's third Nova Scotia-born Prime Minister on October 10th, 1911. This menu was from a dinner held in his honour. Besides the feast served (including such delicacies as Oyster Patties, Haunch of Moose and Champagne Jelly), there is a listing of the committee members and the musical entertainment provided by the Royal Canadian Regimental Band. Some errant glue to the very top of the photograph, a small water spot and narrow mark to the front, slight smudging to edges inside, else vg. 50.00