October 1, 1954

What two Canadian Artists saw in Russia 89
Articles

What two Canadian Artists saw in Russia

Fred Varley and Eric Aldwinckle, whisked almost overnight from their Toronto studios to Moscow as guests of Soviet culture, were almost killed by zeal and generosity. The Russians gave them everything—except a chance to rest or to smile
How the Auto beat the Horse 2223
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How the Auto beat the Horse

MY EIGHTY YEARS ON WHEELS
The Massacre at Lachine 2425
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The Massacre at Lachine

THE WHITE AND THE GOLD
We went La Vérendrye’s way 1819
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We went La Vérendrye’s way

WEST FROM SUPERIOR THE ADVENTUROUS SIX TOOK THE VOYAGEURS’ TRAIL
The Weird and Woolly War Against the Lobster Poachers 1415
Articles

The Weird and Woolly War Against the Lobster Poachers

With planes, patrol boats and fast cars the Fisheries officers fight a guerrilla campaign to enforce the lobster laws. With all the cunning of "third-generation poachers” the fishermen fight back. Who’s winning is anybody’s guess
How a Blind Man Runs His Farm 2627
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How a Blind Man Runs His Farm

With instinct, sheer strength and rare courage Emil Strand overcame a staggering handicap. He can chop wood, drive fence posts and stook long straight rows of sheaves He even rides his horses bareback at full gallop
The Surest Way to get a Job 2021
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The Surest Way to get a Job

To catch the boss’ eye you might try a team of wolfhounds, or enter swinging a mashie, but the best techniques for winning the job you want are still those your grandfather knew
The Richest Woman in Town 1617
Fiction

The Richest Woman in Town

Cora fumed as she watched the lighted window in the big house. For she knew that Howie was trapped by wealthy Anna with the light-blue hair
A CAGE FOR THE BIRD MAN 2829
Fiction

A CAGE FOR THE BIRD MAN

As long as he believed he was a bird he was harmless. Then the law decided it was time to cure him
Are Snob Schools Bad For Britain? 45
LONDON LETTER

Are Snob Schools Bad For Britain?

THE LONG summer recess was near at hand and the old Mother of Parliaments was tidying up a few odds and ends before closing the doors and Putting up the shutters. We were discussing education, and some eyebrows were raised when a young Tory, Mr.
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