February 15, 1953

WHAT THE STRIKE DID TO Louiseville 1617
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WHAT THE STRIKE DID TO Louiseville

The frightening violence that flared after police read the Riot Act made a ghost town of Louiseville and set off one of the worst labor battles in Quebec’s history
SONIA WAS A SPY 2021
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SONIA WAS A SPY

Pretty Sonia d’Artois, like thousands of other Quebec City housewives, works happily at home with her four children. Even her neighbors don't know that nineteen she parachuted into Occupied France and brushed death everyday for five months as a British secret agenl
HOW THE NEW U.S. GOVERNMENT WILL AFFECT CANADA 67
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HOW THE NEW U.S. GOVERNMENT WILL AFFECT CANADA

LAST NOVEMBER when the United States elected Dwight Eisenhower President, the gloom in Ottawa was thick enough to slice. It began before election day, as the wishful thinking about Adlai Stevenson waned. “Eisenhower will win,” said a senior Canadian civil servant an hour before the polls closed, “and it will he a disaster.”
Ubiquitous is the Word for Abbie 2425
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Ubiquitous is the Word for Abbie

Abigail Amanda Lane, after eighteen years’ comfortable domesticity, launched a freewheeling career on a dare. Now one of the best-known women in the Maritimes she has warned a bemused Halifax that she intends to be the first woman mayor in the history of that ancient city
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THE COCKY KING OF THE SKI SLOPES

Ernie McCulloch, the idol of Three Rivers - and of an uncounted army of feminine fans - has grand-slammed his way to top North American ski honors and new plans to tackle the European masters on their home hills
THE FORTY-INCH PANHANDLER 1819
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THE FORTY-INCH PANHANDLER

On the snowy corner or in his own surgery the good doctor was no match for the gypsy kid with the appealing eyes
What's so funny about glasses ? 2223
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What's so funny about glasses ?

Some people burst into laughter over bifocals; to others the monocle is sidesplitting. Cartoonists make a living hiding them from professors. And six million Canadians can’t read the comics without them
London Letter 45
London Letter

London Letter

The Warning of High Wycombe
BACKSTAGE at Washington 45
BACKSTAGE at Washington

BACKSTAGE at Washington

Ottawa Looks Pretty Stuffy From Here
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MAILBAG

Did the Firing Squad Hit the Bull's-eye?
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