THE CANADA GOOSE
Volume 10 Number 4.
In this bizarre and unappealing tale based on an operetta, The Miseries, a group of glum Canadians under the spell of the Wizard of Woe meet the Motto, a boy dressed in a T-shirt labelled "From Sea to Sea." Motto and the Children of Canada then get the Canada Goose to break the spell. The heavy-handed message is accompanied by such dreadful verses as
I'm not ashamed to say out loud,
Coloured illustrations by Laurie McGaw depict caricatured characters in this piece of nationalistic didactism.
Lorraine Douglas, Winnipeg P. L., Winnipeg, MB.
1971-1979 | 1980-1985 | 1986-1990 | 1991-1995
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