December 20, 1958

WHAT WE KNOW NOW ABOUT THE STAR OF BETHLEHEM 1011

WHAT WE KNOW NOW ABOUT THE STAR OF BETHLEHEM

Heavenly miracle? Popular myth? What strange light led the Wise Men to Bethlehem? After three centuries of detective work, science suggests a new and awe-inspiring solution to one of history's greatest riddles
Give Christmas back to the kids! 1415

Give Christmas back to the kids!

In a memoir as clear and sharp as forst-ferns on a window, Bob recalls the spirit of Christmas past, before adults barged in and began to take over
The richest Canadian who ever lived 2627

The richest Canadian who ever lived

Aloof, mysterious, monomaniacal in pursuit of money and power, Sir Herbert Holt pyramided intricate financial transactions that — at one point — put him in command of three billions and almost gave him a corner on Canada
How Jacques Plante brought brinksmanship to the NHL 1617

How Jacques Plante brought brinksmanship to the NHL

On and off the ice the Montreal Canadiens’ wandering goaltender seems perpetually on the verge of disaster. Sometimes it’s a question of whose nerves will give out first: his or his supporters’
BACKSTAGE 23

BACKSTAGE

What chances for a Liberal comeback?
WHY CHRISTMAS DRIVES TOY BUYERS CRAZY 2425

WHY CHRISTMAS DRIVES TOY BUYERS CRAZY

In an $80-million-a-year whirl, where dolls are bulls and sputniks are bears, even the calmest men get ulcers trying to stay one jump ahead of Junior
For the sake of argument 89
For the sake of argument

For the sake of argument

We should and will go on building Arrows
London Letter 89
London Letter

London Letter

Reflections from around the world
Mailbag 45

Mailbag

Jarvis: boon to art or custodian of blobs? Why girls are hardier in the cold What are today’s Canadians striving for?
Watch the birdie! 1617

Watch the birdie!

Some quite incredible portraits from the days when photos were fun
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