July 15, 1937

FICTION

murder in Amber

GENERAL ARTICLES

Air-Line Chief

FICTION

The Torture Test

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FICTION

murder in Amber

Terror mounts aboard the mystery ship as a second death leads to a bizarre clue
Air-Line Chief 2021
GENERAL ARTICLES

Air-Line Chief

A quick sketch of the one-time war ace who will manage the Trans-Canada airway
The Torture Test 1415
FICTION

The Torture Test

Strong men, like good steel, can take a lot of punishment but Joe Gilmore will never forget the Battle of the Pyrometers
Picnics 4243
WOMEN AND THE HOME

Picnics

Timely hints on how to prepare and serve hamper or trailer edibles
Northwester 45
FICTION

Northwester

Little Susan Abbott demonstrates that the cook who can get results in a Fundy dusting is the best man on any small boat
Parade 4849
HUMOR

Parade

THE MOVEMENT for clearer marking of house numbers which crops up periodically in the newspapers of all our big cities has acquired a new and ardent supporter in the person of Mr. Thomas Clement, of Montreal, who used to own a house at Lachine, a lakeshore suburb ten miles away, but doesn’t own it any longer.
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Maclean's Editorial

A FARMER'S CREED

I. I believe in life. That is to say I believe in the thing which passes understanding and cannot be approached by the mind; it can be accepted only as given and is therefore “sacred.” Since I am a living being myself, I believe I am one with all that lives; all joy is my joy; all pain, my pain.
Horror Story 1011
FICTION

Horror Story

A dramatic story of a woman who coveted her friend’s husband
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Shots and Angles

Shots and Angles

NIGHT MUST FALL” is a new type of movie thriller, bristling with unfamiliar shocks. The principal shock is the appearance of affable Robert Montgomery as a homicidal maniac with a Cockney accent. Mr. Montgomery, tired of his customary male-charmer roles, selected this part for himself and makes a grim, thorough job of his lady-killing.
Quest for Crude 1617
GENERAL ARTICLES

Quest for Crude

Twenty-five wells are currently drilling in the Turner Valley oil field — Will they locate a major crude oil pool?
Maybe Adam Laughed at These 4647
Wit and Wisdom

Maybe Adam Laughed at These

Safety First—The burly truck driver leaned out of his cab and soundly abused the young man in the stalled car. The girl stood it as long as she could. Girl: “Jack, surely you’re going to say something to that surly lout.” Jack: “You bet I am. Just wait until I get the car started.”
Britain Battles Slums 2021
GENERAL ARTICLES

Britain Battles Slums

CANADIAN slums are about as bad, in spots, as anything in the world. It is not a pleasant thought; but the Bruce report and other surveys have revealed shocking conditions. The question now is: what is to be done about them? In Britain the problem, of gigantic proportions, has been faced, though not yet solved; and how it has been attacked, and what mistakes have been made provide an instructive object lesson.
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