October 15, 1939

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The Major Has Seven Guests

GENERAL ARTICLES

Maiden Voyage

FICITION

Pride and a Clarinet

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The Major Has Seven Guests

Flung together in the turmoil of crisis-racked Europe, four men and three women face —what? Timely as a news flash, a gripping story of the dangerous days
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GENERAL ARTICLES

Maiden Voyage

CAPTAIN KERRY had been playing second fiddle to old men all his life. He had started as cabin boy. At forty-four he had thirty years of faithful service with the Green Star Line behind him—and now this! His first command— and his last—until more old men died or were retired.
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FICITION

Pride and a Clarinet

A story of swing, of a boy on the way up and a man on the way down — and a girl who loved them both
My Guy 2021
FICITION

My Guy

I'm only an alley pup, see! But here's my story. Maybe you'd like to crash society too. I'm telling you —it's a dog's life, no foolin'
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GENERAL ARTICLES

Death In Retreat

A safety campaign becomes a national crusade as Canadian cities prove that deadly traffic menaces can be curbed
Beverley Baxter's LONDON LETTER 1415
GENERAL ARTICLES

Beverley Baxter's LONDON LETTER

Britain's First Soldier
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GENERAL ARTICLES

Chief Censor

Meet Walter Thompson, wartime guardian of Canada’s news
More Car for Your Money 1415
GENERAL ARTICLES

More Car for Your Money

SOME OF the new season models are so unlike their antecedents that to identify them at sight one must first look at their name plates. Others outwardly resemble their immediate precursors. But two innovations that will be widely publicized and that have been all but universally adopted as standard equipment for 1940 models are sealed beam headlights and much improved safety glass.
Menu Economy 6263
WOMEN AND THE HOME

Menu Economy

THE PART women can play in national affairs was never more important than it is now. Canadian women are not called upon to fight in the front lines, but in other fields there is a job for everyone. And regardless of outside duties, the main concern of the woman with a home to manage is that her family shall be adequately cared for, even though the budget may need to be adapted to a scale consistent with national economy.
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GENERAL ARTICLES

Backstage at Ottawa

NOT THE least hard thing to do in Ottawa these days is to keep on seeing the forest despite the trees. Many, judging by confused advice and criticism, are seeing only the trees. Let’s take a look at the forest. Prime Minister King, to begin with, has been doing a fair war job.
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