November 15, 1953

KID IN THE KLONDIKE 3031
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KID IN THE KLONDIKE

CONCLUSION Girls, Gold and Gamblers
“My worst hours on Everest” 89
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“My worst hours on Everest”

Here is the enthralling story behind the conquest of Everest: how an inspired band of unsung heroes fought the unique terrors on the roof of the world to pave the way for the final assault
We are escaping from bad men in the forest and ... IF YOU CRY, THEY WILL GET US” 2627
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We are escaping from bad men in the forest and ... IF YOU CRY, THEY WILL GET US”

With these mind-scarring words this Hungarian couple silenced their child as they blundered and bribed their way through the Iron Curtain to freedom in Canada
It's a Bird ... It's a Plane ... It's Supermayor! 2021
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It's a Bird ... It's a Plane ... It's Supermayor!

Beset by super-problems like vast traffic jams and sewerless suburbs, the new SuperToronto has hired Fred Gardiner (at a pay cut of twenty-five thousand) for a role a cartoonist described as . . .
the alien 2425
Maclean's Award Novel

the alien

The Time of Grabbing-Hold
“WHEN DO WE KILL?” 2829
Fiction

“WHEN DO WE KILL?”

Sabati was the only man who could help them and Sabati could not make them understand. In the Mau Mau councils the pangas waved and the chant rose higher...
THE UNHOLY MESS OF OUR CHARITY APPEALS 2021
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THE UNHOLY MESS OF OUR CHARITY APPEALS

The fierce and often selfish competition by hundreds of organizations for the Canadian charity dollar — with the apparent results of unrealized goals and exorbitant expenses — leads many confused and harried givers to echo Henry Ford's ultimatum that the fund raisers "federate or perish"
Ralph Connor And His Million-dollar Sermons 2627
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Ralph Connor And His Million-dollar Sermons

This Winnipeg parson who loved to preach in kilts made a swift fortune with his inspirational novels and never lost his simple faith, even when his wealth vanished as swiftly as it came
The Toughest Boat Afloat 3435
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The Toughest Boat Afloat

With the economy of Prince Edward Island depending on her, the Abegweit shoves aside ice five feet thick to maintain her nonstop timetable. She might look like a luxury liner and steer like a yacht but she’s
How to make a reader of your child 2223
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How to make a reader of your child

Are you worried about the effects of comic books, movies and TV on your child's development? As Book Week opens, this article offers sound advice on how to guide a child toward the satisfying entertainment that is found between hard covers
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