January 3, 1959

GOING STEADY Is it ruining our teen-agers? 89

GOING STEADY Is it ruining our teen-agers?

Long past the fad stage, the mock marriages of our high-school youth are troubling parents, teachers and social scientists. And the youngsters themselves seem perplexed. Does the system promote sexual promiscuity, encourage stifling conformity, blight individual development? Here is a summary of the latest evidence
Holiday weekend in Toronto 1213

Holiday weekend in Toronto

A New Yorker with fond memories of a one-horse Toronto returns to discover an exploding metropolis. Here are the new things he found: cosmopolitan crowd food fit for a globe-trotting gourmet, a show business boom, a dash of wickedness in Toronto the Go
Is it really possible to see your own ghost? THE ANSWER SEEMS TO BE YES 2021

Is it really possible to see your own ghost? THE ANSWER SEEMS TO BE YES

But even those studying the phenomenon known as autoscopy have no idea what causes it, or who might join its list of victims next. One thing’s certain—there’s nothing else like it on earth
We went fishing for a living 2627

We went fishing for a living

All I knew about fishing I’d learned in a lab. But my wife and I, with our young son, joined B.C.’s salmon fleet. It’s given us ten years of freedom and the life together we always wanted
The Dr. William Blatzes 1819

The Dr. William Blatzes

The young Turk who led a revolution in child psychology a generation ago has become a mellow elder-statesman of family counseling. “No marriage is ever successful 24 hours a day,” he says. A well-known reporter listens to how the Blatzes solve their own problems
How Ernest Rutherford launched the atomic age 2425

How Ernest Rutherford launched the atomic age

When he went to McGill he was an obscure scientist who looked much too young to be a professor. When he left—still a young man—he had changed the course of history
Bedford’s three-ring dukedom 1617

Bedford’s three-ring dukedom

Fashion plate, disk jockey, TV-pitchman, ringmaster of the liveliest carnival on the stately homes circuit: this is the thirteenth Duke of Bedford. Here’s how he panics the peerage and packs in the crowds
Why pass a useless Bill of Rights? 67
For the sake of argument

Why pass a useless Bill of Rights?

Monty’s memoirs ignite a new war of words 67
London Letter

Monty’s memoirs ignite a new war of words

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