They can take an obscure singer without talent and make her a star. They can turn a piece of gibberish into a runaway hit. They can drive an entertainer right out of the country. Some of them own yachts and make fortunes. Here’s the story of radio’s strangest phenomenonBy JUNE CALLWOOD19 min
One of our few professional frogmen tells how he dives without a lifeline to search with his camera for sunken wrecks. Insurance companies won’t touch him, but the thing that scares him most of all the sea’s terrors is the mysterious “rapture of the deep”By JOHN SWEENEY19 min
They scoffed at Franc Joubin when he insisted Algoma was rich in uranium. But, after a secret staking rush that reads like fiction, his colossal finds are now sparking the world’s biggest uranium mines and his theories have started a stampede from coast to coastBy LESLIE ROBERTS18 min
Husky Douglas Campbell is an individualist in an age of conformers. He’s a pacifist and vegetarian, a renowned actor who doesn’t like grease paint or lavish sets. Instead of the mannered acclaim of city theatregoers he prefers the yippees of the Indians at MoosoneeBy BARBARA MOON16 min
In Paris that summer day the fatuous ministers of George III were no match for the shrewd backwoodsmen from the victorious Americas. At the stroke of a pen they gave away the life work of Canada’s great explorersBy BRUCE HUTCHISON16 min
The mayhem of modern hockey ruins their sleep; they get ulcers; they fight with their wives; they get cut by bulletlike shots. They also get pampered and paid up to $15,000 a season. But they all agree it’s not worth itBy TRENT FRAYNE15 min
Although Yarmouth, N.S., is agog about the new five-million-dollar ferry that will link it with Bar Harbor, Me., its heart is still back in the past when its proud windjammers beat the Seven SeasBy NORMAN CREIGHTON14 min
With baubles and bargains, these Jewish women raise seventy-two thousand dollars for charities —all in one day. They insist it’s the Biggest Bazaar in the World—and they may be right. Join the crowd and snap up a dress for a dollarBy JOAN DOTY11 min
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