December 15, 1948

Fiction

Christmas Is Together

Articles

The Men Behind the Front Page

Articles

She Dictates To the Dictator

Christmas Is Together 1011
Fiction

Christmas Is Together

The shadow of insecurity lies long on the heart of a child who has known Christmas only behind barbed wire. Could it touch a new Canadian home?
The Men Behind the Front Page 89
Articles

The Men Behind the Front Page

(CP) is for Canadian Press, which keeps the newspapers full of news and its own staff at a 24-hour gallop
She Dictates To the Dictator 1617
Articles

She Dictates To the Dictator

By careful use of hairdressers and men, actress Eva Peron has become one of the world’s most glamourous—and powerful—women
THE BEANERY GANG 1213
Articles

THE BEANERY GANG

THERE always was a gang and there always was trouble. As far back as Lippy or Beef or any of the other boys can remember there was always a gang of teen-age boys hanging around one of the corners in the neighborhood of College Street and Dovercourt Road in Toronto’s West End—and there was always a policeman telling them to move along.
Finance in the Nursery 1415
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Finance in the Nursery

THE WORRIED-LOOKING man shook hands with the doctor briefly, sat down, got up again, wiped his face with his handkerchief, lighted a cigarette and broke into nervous speech. “Frankly, doctor, I think it’s my wife who ought to be consulting you, not me.
TALKATIVE TIMBER 2223
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TALKATIVE TIMBER

Charlie McCarthy cost Edgar Bergen $35. Now he’s so valuable he sleeps in a bank vault
If Christ Came Today 67
Articles

If Christ Came Today

AFEW nights ago the aircraft carrier Illustrious lay uneasily in Portland Harbor. A heavy gale was tormenting the waves into a swirling frenzy. As the storm reached its climax one of the boats carrying 50 ratings to the ship overturned almost at the moment it seemed to have completed its journey.
PENNY IN THE DUST 1819
Fiction

PENNY IN THE DUST

He hadn’t known a penny could shine bright as gold. Years later its childhood gleam shone brightly still
They’re Still Bachelors, Darn It! 1213
Articles

They’re Still Bachelors, Darn It!

With Leap Year almost over, some of the country’s bestknown single males explain why they remain that way
Cross Country 6061

Cross Country

ADAME Charles La Tour has long been a history-book heroine and shining example of unsullied womanhood to the school children of the Maritimes. Did she not defend Fort La Tour on the Bay of Fundy for three bitter days in 1645, during the absence of her husband, the governor, from the onslaught of his bitter rival Sieur D’Aulnay de Charnisay?
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