August 3, 1957

WHAT KIND OF TV will we get this fall? 1011
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WHAT KIND OF TV will we get this fall?

Politics and public taste seem sure to transform our TV this coming season. The new government may curb CBC's activities; the new programs from the U.S. will be minus comics and plus nice guys. Here’s an up-to-date appraisal
The Canada Douglas Kendall sees from the sky 2021
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The Canada Douglas Kendall sees from the sky

Swirling shapes, weird textures, severe geometric patterns— this is how his air-borne cameras see this sprawling land. His photographic jigsaws tell us where our opportunities lie. Here's how a top aerial surveyor does it
THEO PARKER’S one-man war against the state 1415
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THEO PARKER’S one-man war against the state

He started swinging when Ontario said he’d sell his hogs through the Hog Board, or else. He raided their meetings, fought them through the courts, dragged in the Canadian parliament—and he isn’t licked yet
Censorship and sex 67
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Censorship and sex

Let me give warning that this letter deals to some extent with a nobleman of high degree. With equal candor let it be understood that it also deals with sex. Therefore it might be advisable for younger readers to tell their elders that this is not quite a subject for grownups and they had better look at television.
We travel with our kids—and like it 2425
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We travel with our kids—and like it

HERE’S HOW WE DO IT-and how you can too It’s just a matter of planning, patience and psychology once you learn how children think on wheels
Vancouver’s enchanted evenings under the stars 1819
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Vancouver’s enchanted evenings under the stars

The sopranos match notes with barking seals and the cast once applauded the audience for sitting through a downpour. Theatre Under The Stars is the biggest, brightest and often the soggiest straw-hat theatre in the land
WATCH FOR 0_21
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WATCH FOR

A HOLLYWOOD BLITZ HERE / HIT BY SHATNER NEW MOON IN SKY / BLOOD IN BRITISH FILMS
The native genius we’ve never discovered 1617
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The native genius we’ve never discovered

Galleries, collectors and critics in Europe and the U.S. prize the paint-piled canvases of Montrealer Jean-Paul Riopelle— but in his home town they think he's a foreigner
John’s speeches on empire trade were music to Britons’ ears, but action on them is still unlikely 23
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John’s speeches on empire trade were music to Britons’ ears, but action on them is still unlikely

One of John Diefenbaker’s first acts as prime minister of Canada was to show the world where Canada stands in the only grave and deep division within the Commonwealth. He lined up instantly on the side of human equality, the common and equal humanity of all races, creeds and colors.
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