January 16, 1960

Canada finds her own Pepys 2021

Canada finds her own Pepys

Political payoffs for “the boys,” the mordant wit of Sir John A. Macdonald, a plot to blow up the Commons, the hilarious embarrassments of early royal tours . . . scrupulously recorded the sights and sounds and scenes of Canada’s first fifty years of official life
ROSS McLEAN the TV star you never see 1011

ROSS McLEAN the TV star you never see

If you've ever applauded or deplored a TV show called Tabloid, marveled or moaned over one called Close-Up, or cheered or jeered the demise of one called Long Shot you’re among the thousands of fervent fans and caustic critics of
I was “big sister” to The Saints 1415

I was “big sister” to The Saints

The young men with the duck-tail haircuts needed a friend who wouldn’t be shocked by their problems. I volunteered. It was the -most frustrating, heart-breaking—and sometimes rewarding—thing I’ve ever tried to do
visit with Anthony Eden 1617

visit with Anthony Eden

These and other trenchant views from the retired and ailing prime minister of Britain were highlights of this
My life on the ocean wave 2425

My life on the ocean wave

Among globe-trotters who’d rather not fasten seat belts and stare at cloud banks, the growing fleet of Atlantic liners is winning unprecedented popularity. Here’s your ticket to spend a luxurious week with a Maclean’s editor
WHEN BALLET GAME TO THE BUSH 2021

WHEN BALLET GAME TO THE BUSH

Booking Les Grands Ballets Canadiens into the remote Quebec boom town of Sept Isles seemed as improbable as billing Ulanova in a Klondike saloon. The result was only one of several surprises Madame Chiriaeff and her dancers got
Why are Canadians so slow lo anger? 89
For the sake of argument

Why are Canadians so slow lo anger?

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A LOOK AT TOMORROW IN TERMS OF TODAY
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BACKSTAGE AT OTTAWA

THE TOUGHEST PUZZLE OF 1960: DEFENSE What kind do we want? How much will we pay for it?
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