Our neighbors over the border have witliiu i very few years organized and cquipped a large military force, and the militia includes all dwellers In the Dominion capable of beariux arins. The particulars will be-presented by J. Maedonald Oxley in the September number of The Aiuericmi M ijrazine. To most readers account of the strenth and fcfflcieticy of the military Fyitera of Canailii will bc a surprise. The story of "Olivia Dclaplaine," liy Edrar Fawcett, will be ronlinued in the furtlicomlug nuniber of Tlie American Magazine. The affairs of the heroine are evidently nearing a crisis. Mrs. Rose Hawthorne Lnthrop (daujrhter of the great romaucer) will contribute a short story to the September number of The American Magazine.