WHAT’S There’s no a poor denying cook we to have do? a harder row to hoe nowadays with rations, restrictions and whatnot to put a curb on our menus. But we’re doing very nicely, thank you, by concentrating on the good things we have in abundance and not bothering much about any others.By HELEN G. CAMPBELL Director Chatelaine Institute5 min
PREPARATIONS for the news coverage of the Dieppe raid were nothing if not thorough. Twenty-two correspondents, five American, the rest British and Canadian, sailed with the flotilla which carried Canada’s soldiers to their first European fighting assignment of the war.
MANY YEARS AGO a reporter on the staff of The Daily Express came into my office to discuss a hackneyed plan of going around England and writing up “local stories.’’ The idea, of course, was based on the reasonable assumption that people liked reading about themselves and that circulation in each selected area would experience a fillip.By Bovoney Baxter11 min
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