Miracle healer or charlatan? Controversy swirled around the Locke clinic in the 1930s. But the world beat a path to Williamsburg, Ont., where the tubby doctor cheerfully manipulated 2,700 fallen arches in a single dayBy DORIS DICKSON26 min
WHEN A MAN looks back on his life from his eighty-fourth year those who will listen to his memories expect him to become nostalgic about the good old days. But I happen to take more interest in the present and future than in the past, so to me everything that happened before yesterday belongs in the old days...
Ottawa’s Rockcliffe abounds in admirals, senators, judges and millionaires in a community unsullied by stores, garages, jails or even cemeteries. To most of its well-heeled inhabitants the possibility of living anywhere else is unthinkable, and that goes for their poodles, toeBy BILL STEPHENSON20 min
Jean-Francois Pouliot has been called a buffoon, a “vocalamity” — and also polite and charming. His nonstop oratory on every subject under the sun has kept him in office (and hot water) for almost thirty yearsBy GEORGE BAIN18 min
Trained for almost a century in overgrown Boy Scout camps, our soldiers now have Gagetown, N.B., with $50 millions worth of elbowroom, hiding space for secrets and a built-in city of its ownBy DAVID MacDONALD17 min
After looking at the lives of 1,000 boys these world-famed | criminologists believe they know the answer—and can tell | before it’s too late. They also know that the sweetest infant is a thief at heart and a model student may be a delinquentBy JUNE CALLWOOD16 min
In the north the Mounties are the only law — and often enough the only doctors, cooks and nursemaids too. Or they may — as two did — spend five years hunting a whole primitive tribe of killersBy ALAN PHILLIPS16 min
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