April 1, 1949

Fiction

THE LOVERS

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Now They Get Medicine from Blood

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LABOR CLEANS HOUSE

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Fiction

THE LOVERS

They’d never let their love get plump and prosaic. So they worked hard at keeping it young—too young
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Articles

Now They Get Medicine from Blood

Starting with the stuff in your veins, science has cooked up a whole new batch of lifesavers. They stop bleeding, check measles and mumps, even form sponges you can leave in after an operation
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So You’re Buying A Used Car

Let an expert tell you what to look for behind that smoke screen of sales chatter and exhaust fumes
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Articles

BACKSTAGE AT OTTAWA

Trouble Ahead for Wheat
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Young Man of the World

Ever since Garry Davis camped at UN’s door with a sleeping bag and an ideal he has been a knight or a nut to thousands
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THEY PAY AS THEY SWAY

Toe-trampers and lonely hearts rush in to pay the piper when Arthur Murray’s maestros call the tune
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LONDON LETTER

The Temptation of John Belcher

SOMETIMES in the affairs of men there are coincidences of such a striking character that one feels as if the gods on Olympus were playing some ironic poker game with human destinies as the chips. Within the space of a few days we have had the death of Jimmie Thomas, the Cockney engine driver who rose to Cabinet rank, then was found guilty of corruption, and the report of the judges of the Bribery Tribunal which sends another ex-railwayman, John Belcher, into the political limbo.
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THE FABULOUS SHOEMAKER

Czech-Canadian Tom Bata fled his homeland to set up a new capital for his world-wide shoe empire in an Ontario town. To 100,000 Botamen, he’s a king
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MAILBAG

We Are Accused of Test-Tube Pornography

What has come over Maclean’s lately? Your choice of subjects for discussion, culminating in “Is This Adultery?” is not in accordance with your past traditions. You have built up a circulation as a high-class family magazine in which such subjects should have no place.
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