July 15, 1946

Dressed in Sails 1011
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Dressed in Sails

YOU’VE SEEN a gang of youngsters moving along a street. Notice how they string out, with one straggler bringing up the rear? Well, that’s about the way the Freeman Cup race looked in the afternoon when we were halfway from Cobourg to Main Duck Island—with my veteran-class sloop, the Viking, the last yacht of the lot.
ASSETS TO ASHES 89
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ASSETS TO ASHES

Destructive, discriminatory, arbitrary, slipshod — that’s what this writer says of War Assets Corporation
They Said 9 Would Hang 2021

They Said 9 Would Hang

Pro-Rebel magistrates, mutinous soldiers and a stubborn jury all tried to save Linus Miller. But Canada ’s rulers had demanded his head
Wayward Woman 1819
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Wayward Woman

Tarr knew Lissa was out to teach him a lesson. But how could a girl kiss like that if she didn’t mean it?
Fresh View from Grizzly Hill 1617
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Fresh View from Grizzly Hill

More than love is needed to make a marriage. Nora already knew it, but Lome had to learn
Gaspé 1213
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Gaspé

MY EARS are clogged with the change of height, though I’ve been chewing gum desperately. We drive into the black mouth of the covered bridge, skin around a sharp corner and there before us is a village of white houses and grey fishing huts straddling the low rise above a sickle-shaped bay.
Attlee’s First Year 67
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Attlee’s First Year

A RASP has crept into the voice of Clement Richard Attlee, Prime Minister of Britain, as he addresses the House of Commons. When he answers questions there is an increasing tendency to be snappish in his handling of supplementary enquiries—particularly if they come from members of His Majesty’s Opposition.
It's 1939 in Turkey 1819
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It's 1939 in Turkey

"Turkey is the world’s No. 1 potential trouble spot — it’s like a nation on the eve of war"
That Low-down Backache 1213
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That Low-down Backache

Do you ooze out of bed sidewise? Does your spine feel ready to snap? Could be from worry—or maybe your shoes don’t fit
WE COULD WIN IF... 2021
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WE COULD WIN IF...

Penny pinching, politics and puritanism are killing Canada’s Davis Cup chances says former singles champion Rainville
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