December 15, 1940

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The Devil Came to Ashcombe

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She Wrote FINIS

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IDOLS of the KING

The Devil Came to Ashcombe 45
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The Devil Came to Ashcombe

Of course it was the devil ! For hadn't he sworn to come back? — And hadn't a young Cortleigh come from across the seas to defy him?
She Wrote FINIS 1819
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She Wrote FINIS

Startling revelations concerning the murdered Minna Lucas cause fear to haunt those who had been her guests
IDOLS of the KING 1415
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IDOLS of the KING

In which Blissful Fifteen flutters from crush to crash in one uneasy lesson
What the U.S. Election Means to Canada 89
GENARAL ARTICLES

What the U.S. Election Means to Canada

One of Canada's most astute political observers diagnoses the results of the Battle of the Ballots, U. S., 1940
Houses Wanted 1011
GENERAL ARTICLES

Houses Wanted

Canada is faced with an urgent housing problem already aggravated by wartime needs—What can be done about it?
Line Trouble 1213
GENERAL ARTICLES

Line Trouble

Under wartime restrictions life’s a fantastic tangle in the twin border towns of Rock Island, Quebec, and Derby Line, Vermont
There Is a Santa Claus 1011
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There Is a Santa Claus

Wherein an old man proves that while worldly gain may promise much, true Christmas gladness is of the heart
WHEAT! 1617
GENERAL ARTICLES

WHEAT!

Canada has mountains of surplus wheat that later the Empire may need. Meanwhile it must be stored, and financed. The problem is—where, and how? And can we afford to go on growing wheat that we can’t sell?
And Now Japan? 1213
GENERAL ARTICLES

And Now Japan?

Says this writer: "Japan must move. Forward or bach. She cannot stand still, cannot long play for time"
Wit and Wisdom 5051
HUMOR

Wit and Wisdom

In Fewer Words
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