January 1, 1946

FICTION

When You Win You Lose

GENERAL ARTICLES

WILFRED AND THE TWO-TON ROMEO

BEVERLEY BAXTER'S London Letter 1415
GENERAL ARTICLES

BEVERLEY BAXTER'S London Letter

Ernie Bevin
When You Win You Lose 1617
FICTION

When You Win You Lose

The professor thought Man-O’-War was a battleship, but his horsepicking system was flawless..Well, almost!
WILFRED AND THE TWO-TON ROMEO 1011
GENERAL ARTICLES

WILFRED AND THE TWO-TON ROMEO

Wilf’s romance was heading straight for the ditch until the night he showed Marie what a jet-propelled jalopy really could do
I Hereby Resolve 2021
GENERAL ARTICLES

I Hereby Resolve

Don’t let your New Year’s Resolutions throw you. Line up the difficulties. Then beat them to a pulp
Washington Memo 1415
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Washington Memo

THE brightest omen in the cloudy and confused Washington scene is the way in which Congressional support has crystallized for the act which will put the United States effectively with the UNO. This is the act which authorizes the U. S. representative on the United Nations Security Council to cast his vote and to commit to action an agreed quota of U. S. armed forces, without consulting Congress.
How Fast Can We Fly? 1819
GENERAL ARTICLES

How Fast Can We Fly?

It’s costing lives and fortunes to solve the aerial riddle—Why do high-speed planes suddenly plunge to earth like spent rockets?
STRIKE TOWN 67
GENERAL ARTICLES

STRIKE TOWN

What happens to a city's people when its industrial heart is stopped by a strike? Here's a close-up of the Battle of Windsor
$2,000 FOR PRIZE STORIES 89
$2,000 FOR PRIZE STORIES

$2,000 FOR PRIZE STORIES

Announcing the winners in Maclean’s Canadian Short Story Contest
IN THE Editors' Confidence 45
IN THE Editors' Confidence

IN THE Editors' Confidence

BEFORE you shatter the first of those shiny new resolutions we urge that you read and digest two articles in this our first issue of another year. In “Hotheads” (page 19)Donald A. Laird gives the psychological lowdown on what happens when people permit their tempers free rein.
They Sleep to Survive 1213
GENERAL ARTICLES

They Sleep to Survive

In a strange halfway house between life and death, billions of nature’s creatures bury themselves and their winter worries...and sleep
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