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.By S. Casey Wood24 min
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.By EVA-LIS WUORIO15 min
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.By TREVOR EVANS14 min
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