September 29, 1956

2: The killing that rocked the continent A MACLEAN'S FLASHBACK IN TWO PARTS 2425

2: The killing that rocked the continent A MACLEAN'S FLASHBACK IN TWO PARTS

“Murder ex-governor Steunenberg,” mine-union bosses told Harry Orchard, the Canadian assassin, “and teach our enemies a lesson.” But the crime killed the union, and only the great Clarence Darrow’s courtroom genius saved all their necks
The coming battle for the Columbia 1011

The coming battle for the Columbia

By law we control it — also the Yukon River — and we need them for power. Our U. S. neighbors want both. Will we yield them? Can they take them? It could become the biggest border hassle in our history
What cash-register evangelism is doing for the churches 1415

What cash-register evangelism is doing for the churches

Amid both praise and charges of "unchurchlike tactics,” the professional fund raisers of the Wells Organizations have helped pump sixty million dollars into Canadian churches. Here’s how charity works in a grey-flannel suit
our most neglected treasure: FRENCH COOKING 1617

our most neglected treasure: FRENCH COOKING

While trenchermen of nine provinces search hungrily for glamorous goulashes and piquant pizzas, the tenth happily carries on its three-hundred-year-old love affair with the finest food of all. Come to Quebec and sample
The splash oil's making in Manitoba 1819

The splash oil's making in Manitoba

It’s no bonanza like Alberta’s but it’s pumping millions into this prairie province. To see the change, come to Virden, in the heart of it all, but don’t say “boom” . . . it’s a bad word there Oil pumps rise everywhere in Virden. Even the cautious town folk admit they may even be there to stay for a while.
The harvester 2223

The harvester

He knew what it was like to lift a bundle of grain, a washtub full of lunch or a laughing girl ... a girl like Maggie
Is NOISE making you SICK? 2021

Is NOISE making you SICK?

It drives some people crazy, makes others weak and shiftless and can even kill. Here’s what the increasing bedlam around us does to our health and what we can do about it
FOR THE SAKE OF Argument 45
FOR THE SAKE OF Argument

FOR THE SAKE OF Argument

History’s greatest mass murderer: YOU
London Letter 67
London Letter

London Letter

Forget Shaw?—“Not bloody likely!”
Backstage in the U. S. campaign 67
Backstage in the U. S. campaign

Backstage in the U. S. campaign

Maybe a little hoopla doesn’t hurt
September 151956 October 131956