May 1, 1949

Fiction

AN OLD CHINATOWN CUSTOM

Articles

ARE YOU A HEEL AT THE WHEEL?

LONDON LETTER

Fleet Street Follies

AN OLD CHINATOWN CUSTOM 2223
Fiction

AN OLD CHINATOWN CUSTOM

The Book of Custom forbade the love of a Chinese boy for his maid. Love hasn’t much use for wise old books
ARE YOU A HEEL AT THE WHEEL? 2627
Articles

ARE YOU A HEEL AT THE WHEEL?

They murmur “Excuse me” on the sidewalk but snarl defiance even death, on the road. Who are they? Read this — you may meet you
Fleet Street Follies 1415
LONDON LETTER

Fleet Street Follies

IF YOU had happened to be walking in Fleet Street on New Year's Day you would have seen a lot of worried faces. It wasn’t the Russian problem, nor the gap between imports and exports: freedom of competition had been restored to the Press. The President of the Board of Trade, under long pressure, had decided that sufficient newsprint would be supplied for newspapers to find their true circulations.
The Fabulous Shoemaker 2021

The Fabulous Shoemaker

The Communists tried to forge the Bata chain into a spy ring but Tom Bata held them off. Now he’s fighting his stepuncle for control
Red is for the Living 1011
Fiction

Red is for the Living

By rights you couldn’t call the Hyatt kids motherless. All nine of them had a mother. His name was Jake
PHOOEY ON FREUD! 6061
Articles

PHOOEY ON FREUD!

He slugs Scotch with Stalin, chats with kings. Once they cut his head off. His dreams keep getting better all the time
MY 24 YEARS WITH CLAIRE WALLACE 89
Articles

MY 24 YEARS WITH CLAIRE WALLACE

Wrestlers in the kitchen, lady cops a the table, cats everywhere —life with Mother is never tame wher Mother’s a top broadcaster
Liars, Quitters and Prophets of Doom 8081
MAILBAG

Liars, Quitters and Prophets of Doom

During the course of an evening in almost any tavern there will appear on the scene a garrulous character who, on being well-primed with free beers, will gladly sit at your table and play the role of the Prophet of Doom . . . In printing “The Big Lies” (by Bruce Hutchison, March 1) Maclean’s has merely given the Prophet a coast-to-coast hookup . . .
BACKSTAGE AT OTTAWA 1415
Articles

BACKSTAGE AT OTTAWA

A Win for Louis — and Limbo?
IT SHOULD HAPPEN TO A SICK DOG 1617
Articles

IT SHOULD HAPPEN TO A SICK DOG

Operations, X-rays, transfusions — your dog can have them all in a modern pet hospital. And a flea-removing bath, besides
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