Canadian Establishment, The
Aired Sunday nights at 9PM from September 21 to November 2, 1980;
This was a series of seven hour-long documentaries about Canada’s
1] Ten Toronto Street concerned the death of Bud McDougald and the
2] Shoemaker to the World concerned the career and power of Thomas Bata.
3] Store Wars was an account of the competition among department store
4] To Whom Much is Given contrasted new and old wealth in Canada.
5] The Best Job in Canada revolved around the chairman of CPR, Ian
6] The Little Guy from Sudbury was a profile of Paul Desmarais, head of
7] The Establishment Challenged concerned the new business elite from
The Executive Producer was CBC veteran Cameron Graham.
Written by John Corcelli - April, 2002