September 15, 1954

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THREE women: ONE body

THE WHITE AND THE GOLD

The Mad Visions of La Salle

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DR. LOCKE AND HIS MILLION-DOLLAR THUMBS

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THREE women: ONE body

Is it possible that one housewife can be three people at once? Yes, say scientists who have studied this true Jekyll-and-Hyde story. It’s hard to believe, but here are the facts:
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THE WHITE AND THE GOLD

The Mad Visions of La Salle

With nearly every man's hand against him, this French nobleman opened the fabulous Mississippi, offered and empire to his king, then was murdered by his own mer
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DR. LOCKE AND HIS MILLION-DOLLAR THUMBS

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 day
My Eighty Years on Wheels 1011
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My Eighty Years on Wheels

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...
My, uh, Dazzling Career as Miss Canada 1819
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My, uh, Dazzling Career as Miss Canada

To be a beauty queen, says this ex-queen, you have to be intelligent, talented and tireless. You have to ride an ostrich and be kissed by politicians. Above all, you must never believe that it’s true
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The Haughtiest Suburb of Them All

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, toe
The Wordiest MP in Ottawa 1617
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The Wordiest MP in Ottawa

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 years
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THE PRIVATE EMPIRE WE’RE GIVING THE ARMY

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 own
Will Your Youngster Turn to Crime? 1617
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Will Your Youngster Turn to Crime?

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 delinquent
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THE MOUNTIES: CONCLUSION

The Toughest Beat in the World

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 killers
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