March 29, 1958

Mailbag 45
Mailbag

Mailbag

WHAT WENT WRONG with the BOOM 2021

WHAT WENT WRONG with the BOOM

JUST A YEAR AGO I reported on these pages certain economic predictions. Not my own, for I am no economist; they represented the views of the ablest professional brains in Ottawa. Though shouted down, distorted, and smeared in the election campaign a few months later, these predictions have been vindicated.
The trials and triumphs of a royal career girl 1819

The trials and triumphs of a royal career girl

As the Queen's spinster sister, Margaret plays her unique role on the world stage. How does she view her job? What's the truth about her romances? Here’s a searching look at the Princess we’ll see this summer
Parade 6465
Parade

Parade

Things that go bump in the night
MIKE PEARSON He remembers a tintype town and a “rare" teacher, an old movie and new comedians 1617

MIKE PEARSON He remembers a tintype town and a “rare" teacher, an old movie and new comedians

“The minister’s kid is always subject to a certain amount of attention”
JOHN DIEFENBAKER He recalls buffalo skulls and Riel's lieutenant; Happy Hooligan and a movie 1415

JOHN DIEFENBAKER He recalls buffalo skulls and Riel's lieutenant; Happy Hooligan and a movie

“The course was determined for me as a youngster, undeviating and unchanging ...”
Maclean’s Movies 3031
Maclean’s Movies

Maclean’s Movies

BEST BET TEACHER’S PET: In spite of the fact that it becomes unaccountably slow and solemn toward the finish, this is a bright enjoyable comedy about bigcity newspaperdom. Clark Gable, a self-made city editor, despises academic punditry.
How the “Pocket Rocket” beat his kid-brother jinx 2627

How the “Pocket Rocket” beat his kid-brother jinx

Young Henri Richard fought his way into the NHL past two big hurdles: his size and his name. Now the Canadiens’ rivals are looking fearfully at the rest of Onésime Richard’s hockey-mad brood
The feast that fell flat 4041
My most memorable meal: No. 37

The feast that fell flat

My most memorable meal was a Thanksgiving dinner when I was about twelve. The parents and sister of two brothers I spent most of my time with were suddenly called away for the day and it was arranged that we three boys could try our hand at cooking a small turkey and making our own meal.
Background 23
Background

Background

U. S. IS OUR MEDICAL ANGEL
We must come to terms with Russia—or perish 89
For the sake of argument

We must come to terms with Russia—or perish

I believe we can trust the Russians. I am equally convinced that we must trust the Russians, must find common ground for agreement with them. Our present American course of provocation, insult and threat can lead only to one terrible outcome: the final world war.
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PREVIEW

PREVIEW

A LOOK AT TOMORROW IN TERMS OF TODAY
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