December 15, 1943

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The Truth about Santa

FICTION

Widow's Mite

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Lightkeeper's Wife

The Truth about Santa 1011
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The Truth about Santa

Meet the Heydons—Mother and Dad, proper but nice, four daughters, but that could happen to anyone—and oh yes, battling Santa Claus Wentworth
Widow's Mite 1617
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Widow's Mite

The card read "Merry Christmas from Ragma" but it really meant "I love you Chris"—A moving Christmas story from the prairies
Lightkeeper's Wife 2021
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Lightkeeper's Wife

Neither danger nor loneliness nor boredom could keep this woman from achieving happiness in her vigil on storm-lashed Belle Isle
A Surgeon Looks at Russia 1213
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A Surgeon Looks at Russia

Heroic women, medical science the equal or better of ours, soaring morale . „ ■ Such are this Canadian’s impressions of the U.S.S.R.
This Is Smuts 89
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This Is Smuts

AMAN, later described as “The only peacemaker at Versailles,” prophesied in 1917: “We shall win this war but lose the peace, and all who are directing in this war will lose their reputation.” The peace treaties were dishonored; the ideals for which millions bled became ashes in the mouths of a dead generation; the statesmen and peacemakers were written off as failures or fools, and in desperation the world returned to battle.
ELECTRON MAGIC 1819
The World of Tomorrow

ELECTRON MAGIC

Homes without furnaces, phones that answer themselves, electric eyes that see danger . . . These are wonders promised by electronics for the future
Burma-Key to China? 89
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Burma-Key to China?

"The Chínese are nearing their last gasp and need victories close to home to give them strength for further resistance"
Cross Country 1415
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Cross Country

Vegetable Waste Shocks B.C. Prairie Sunflowers Pay Off Ontario Wars on Slot Machines Big Fishing Boom Hits P.E.I.
BIRDS OF WAR 2021
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BIRDS OF WAR

Despite the marvels of radio the uncanny homing instinct of the carrier pigeon is still of vital use in war
Sister Act 1213
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Sister Act

They dressed alike, ate alike, practiced alike and thought alike... Result: Canada’s Caley Sisters achieved topbilling on ice
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