December 15, 1947

General Articles

THEY GO CRAZY - IN TECHNICOLOR

Fiction

A GIFT FOR BIG NIG

General Articles

The One and Only Houde

THEY GO CRAZY - IN TECHNICOLOR 1819
General Articles

THEY GO CRAZY - IN TECHNICOLOR

Meet the flacks, Hollywood’s mad masters of publicity, who float you into their theatres on rivers of ink and ballyhoo
A GIFT FOR BIG NIG 2021
Fiction

A GIFT FOR BIG NIG

Franz wanted POW’s to like him, but mostly he wanted to go home for Christmas. Read how both dreams came true
The One and Only Houde 67
General Articles

The One and Only Houde

MAYOR CAMILLIEN HOUDE of Montreal is five feet seven, 267 pounds, with a big head narrowing at the top, scarce black hair, snapping, protuberant eyes, an immense nose, a massive jutting chin, conversational hands and the short-stepped walk of a very stout man.
Lisbon Inn 2223
Fiction

Lisbon Inn

There was no room on the plane. Luke was sorry but ...Then he thought of an inn on that first Christmas
Salt-Water Christmas 1011
Fiction

Salt-Water Christmas

Christmas, like love, is where you find it. The Frasers never thought of looking for it on the beach
Cross Country 1415
LONDON LETTER

Cross Country

HALIFAX will be 200 years old in 1949 and Mayor J. E. “Gee” Ahern wants the old port to really splurge for its birthday. His slogan: “We’re no longer a town, we’re a city.” His program: a quarter-million-dollar memorial boulevard through the north end, new schools, a new library, new streets, removal of the poorhouse and prison outside the city and a million-dollar sports stadium.
CANADA — NEXT BELGIUM? 89
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CANADA — NEXT BELGIUM?

Canada has no more chance of staying out of a possible U.S.-Russian war than North Dakota, declares this writer
BACKSTAGE AT OTTAWA 1415
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BACKSTAGE AT OTTAWA

Battle Over Beef
War Dance of the Musicians 1213
General Articles

War Dance of the Musicians

When Petrillo pipes the tune, the music business jumps. And even if the public dislikes the sour notes, labor’s brassiest union doesn’t care
Crerar, Goforth or Robbie Burns? 5051
MAILBAG

Crerar, Goforth or Robbie Burns?

I have read with interest Mr. Wallace Goforth’s well-informed article “If Atomic War Comes” (Oct. 15) and in my memory lingers a little of General Crerar’s article, “War Is a Prospect Canada Must Face” (July 15). While my military service in this last war was something less than two years... my judgment inclines me to place the articles written by the above gentlemen on the debit side.
December 11947 January 151948