1954’s Leaven of Malice is the second book in Robertson Davies’ Salterton Trilogy.
Salterton Little Theatre’s production of The Tempest safely past, Salterton returns to that timeless self-satisfied stagnation to which all proper Canadian communities aspire.
Chaos comes to Salterton in the guise of a simple wedding announcement in the city’s premier newspaper, The Bellman.
Professor and Mrs. Walter Vambrace are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Pearl Veronica, to Solomon Bridgetower, Esq., son of Mrs. Bridgetower and the late Professor Solomon Bridgetower of this city. Marriage to take place in St. Nicholas’ Cathedral at eleven o’clock a.m., November 31st.