March 1, 1953

A MACLEAN'S NATIONAL REPORT The Crisis in EDUCATION 67
Articles

A MACLEAN'S NATIONAL REPORT The Crisis in EDUCATION

With shortages of teachers, schools and money the Canadian educational system is creaking toward chaos. But perhaps the biggest problem of all is deciding what kind of education our children need
JERRY BULL BOY ROCKET SCIENTIST 1011
Articles

JERRY BULL BOY ROCKET SCIENTIST

When the Redskins took over Twiggeville 1415
Fiction

When the Redskins took over Twiggeville

The trouble started, really, when skootamata went to college and turned up a yellowed treaty that soon turned the town upside down
HOW THE BOOM HIT SEVEN ISLANDS 2425
Articles

HOW THE BOOM HIT SEVEN ISLANDS

Cartier found it, but it took mining magnate Jules Timmins and his iron vision to lift Seven Islands, Que., out of the past and into a bustling future. Now millionaires are burgeoning where four years ago a team of huskies represented wealth
The neighbors Who sing for Canada 2223
Articles

The neighbors Who sing for Canada

Don Wright, London, Ont., sorted out fourteen fellow citizens who liked to sing, touched them with his magic baton, and then from his spare room rose the rich close harmony that carries his name from coast to coast
The Dumbest Cluck on the Farm 1213
Articles

The Dumbest Cluck on the Farm

For centuries the hen has been trying to raise a family—only to have her eggs eaten for breakfast. She gobbles super foods to grow up faster—and ends up in the oven quicker. The only way she gets even is by ruining tired businessmen who run off to the country to raise chickens
London Letter 45
London Letter

London Letter

HOW THE TORIES GUARD THE STREET OF INK
BACKSTAGE at Ottawa 45
BACKSTAGE at Ottawa

BACKSTAGE at Ottawa

Political Thieves Sometimes Prosper
MAILBAG 6263
MAILBAG

MAILBAG

BAXTER vs. CHAPLIN AND OTHERS
A City with a Heart 1617
Picture Essay

A City with a Heart

To an artist with a camera, Montreal is a rich fusion of the grave and the gay, the florid and the drab. But most of all it is
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