December 1, 1939

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The Major Has Seven Guests

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A Four-Cross

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"Savoir-Faire"

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The Major Has Seven Guests

A great serial mounts toward a climax as Europe edges nearer the chasm of war. "Humanity — not brute force—will go on," says Isaac Moss. But force is in the saddle
A Four-Cross 2021
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A Four-Cross

"It’s the passengers who make the trouble," said the skipper. And when two of them are crooks, with a fortune in diamonds aboard—
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"Savoir-Faire"

Here’s hi-yo and yipee for the streamlined West, with a young cowhand who didn’t stick to his boots and saddle
Carson Breaks His Word 1617
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Carson Breaks His Word

Promises, he believed, were made to be kept. A romance of the far places, where sea and jungle meet
We nominate.. Maclean’s All-Star Football Teams for 1939 1415
SPORTS

We nominate.. Maclean’s All-Star Football Teams for 1939

IN THIS, the sixth consecutive year for Maclean’s rugby All-Stars, Canada is at war. The Government of Canada, however, has expressly stated that it wishes sport to carry on this year as usual, both for purposes of morale and because, in Anglo-Saxon civilization.
Those Pacific Coast Contracts 1011
GENERAL ARTICLES

Those Pacific Coast Contracts

Contractors selected without competition—Fortifications built on cost-plus basis—High rentals paid—Defense Department replies to criticism
Athabaska Oil Mine 1819
GENERAL ARTICLES

Athabaska Oil Mine

Drenched with potential wealth, the McMurray Formation may soon come into its own
What Happened in Quebec 1011
GENERAL ARTICLES

What Happened in Quebec

"The greatest single blow struck for Canadian unity in the past quarter century . . . . at what seemed to be unity's darkest hour"
Streamlined Freight 1819
GENERAL ARTICLES

Streamlined Freight

Speedy and efficient handling will keep Canadian war supplies rolling to the seaboard. How national emergency finds the railways ready
Outlaws of the Range 2425
GENERAL ARTICLES

Outlaws of the Range

They love freedom and roam the trails uncurbed by rope or bridle—but with a price on their heads
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