By John Preston Buschlen,Douglas Lochhead

The tale herein informed is right to existence; real, the higher a part of it, to my very own existence.  Also, i'm confident that my adventure in A Canadian Bank was once yet mildly intriguing compared with that of many others.

My item in publishing "Evan Nelson's" heritage is to enlighten the general public relating lifestyles at the back of the wicket and therefore pave the best way for the valid association of bankclerks right into a fraternal organization, for his or her monetary and social (including ethical) betterment.

Bank officers, I belief, will see to it that my misrepresentations are exposed.

To moms of bankclerks who connect overmuch significance to the gentility in their Boy's avocation; to fathers who imagine that as the financial institution is wealthy its staff needs to unavoidably turn into so in time; to neighbors who criticize the bankclerks in their acquaintance for now not settling down--this tale is addressed.

To the boys of our banks who're disillusioned with the enterprise they've got selected, or another individual has selected for them; to previous state clerks who pop out to Canada less than the influence that 5 cash is nearly as good as One Pound; to financial institution staff within the usa, and to place of work males everywhere--I am telling my tale.

Finally, I entice "the women we have now known."  Be convinced you examine the topic completely earlier than accusing that inscrutable, proud and procrastinating clerk of yours of inconstancy.

(From the Prologue)

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