December 6, 1958

THE TESTING OF JEROME MARTELL 1617

THE TESTING OF JEROME MARTELL

Shivering with cold and fright, Jerome crouched under the bed. His mother was dead; now her murderer hunted him. Could a ten-year-old boy conquer his own fear and find freedom?
Jimmy Hoffa’s plans for a Canadian empire 1213

Jimmy Hoffa’s plans for a Canadian empire

The much-feared and much-investigated czar of the world's biggest labour union boasts he'll control a quarter of a million key canadian workers in ten years. He rules 40,000 now-from candy stuffers to disk jockeys -and he's reaching for the Seaway and "everything that moves"
Who says forty is too old? 2627

Who says forty is too old?

Anybody who thinks it’s time to slow down at two score years should consider this Vancouver golf pro. Since his 40th year he’s won more money at one of the world’s tensest sports than any Canadian in history
WHERE WE STAND IN DEFENSE. No. 3 Could canada stay out of a U. S. war? 2425

WHERE WE STAND IN DEFENSE. No. 3 Could canada stay out of a U. S. war?

We’re inescapably bound to the American chariot, and we’re expected to help pull. Our problem now is how to make the best of it while we still have a chance to talk to the driver
The happy sequel to Quebec’s great ball-park wedding 2223

The happy sequel to Quebec’s great ball-park wedding

On that memorable day in 1939, a multitude watched as 105 couples exchanged vows in Montreal’s ball park. Here is the surprising story of those marriages today — and the lessons they’ve taught a million other couples in a score of lands
The ship that wouldn't die 2021

The ship that wouldn't die

Doomed to a museum after fifty years of stirring Aretic adventures, Bear came back to fight her second war and triumph at another pole. Now eighty, she lies in Halifax harbor, still ready to be recalled to duty
BACKSTAGE 23

BACKSTAGE

Can the Tories play Santa Claus without spurring inflation?
For the sake of argument 89

For the sake of argument

Canadians can’t judge race segregation
A Teacher speaks up to parents 2021

A Teacher speaks up to parents

A Winnipeg schoolteacher who’s proud of her profession says she’s fed up with amateur experts who browbeat her with theories they know nothing about
Letter from the Pacific 1011

Letter from the Pacific

Tea with the geishas, and a tragic memorial
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