THE STORY : Having failed to borrow money in London for the building of a railroad from Montreal to the Pacific coast, Premier Sir John A. Macdonald persuades a group of Canadian business men to finance the road. In Yale, B.C., to which point the railroad has been constructed from the West Coast, a gambler named Bulldog Kelly stages a card duel with another Kelly, better known as The Rake.By ALAN SULLIVAN38 min
BEVERLEY STRONG strode in long impatient steps up and down the station platform. The five-eight from Paddington was late again and he particularly wanted it to be punctual today. There was that matter of Sally farrowing at any moment, and he did not altogether trust his pig man with his prize sow.By BARBARA HEDWORTH23 min
A CROSS THE vast blue sweep of the Pacific, which for centuries has been faithful to its name, the sky is darkening. Canadians are asking—and they have a valid reason for asking—if a storm is coming, or whether those threatening clouds in the Far East are merely part of a mirage.By CHARLES L. SHAW19 min
I DON’T like “two-faced” people any better than you do, but in clothes, furnishings and household equipment, I can see that duplicity has some advantages. As a matter of fact, it is a distinct fashion note likely to be popular as long as women are interested in economy and convenience.By HELEN G. CAMPBELL10 min
LET ’EM HAVE IT” is another of the new Law and Order series of crime and violence pictures. It’s about an outlaw (Bruce Cabot; and his gang, and the long chase he led the police back and forth across Ohio; strewing clues behind him as he went, almost as lavishly as though it had been a Paper chase—a glove here, the heel of a slipper there, a footprint in cement in front of a looted bank, a shoe to match it, and marked currency all along the trail.By ANN ROSS6 min
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