One of the most dramatic and controversial land battles ever fought ended in Normandy in August, 1944. Canadian soldiers were in its vanguard. They fought with valor and won a great victory. Yet they made tragic blunders and so did the bombing planes that helped support them.
The first Commander-in-Chief of the Canadian Army, General A. G. L. McNaughton, was in effect fired by the British War Office. His successor, H. D. G. Crerar had fewer difficulties with his British colleagues. The Canadian Army's official history deals with three of them here.
What sacrifices must a dedicated showman demand of himself and his family? The patient and of ten lonely Madame Gelinas knows the answer: the famed Freneh-Canadian eomie is never really out of the theatre no matter where he goesBy Ken Lefolii15 min
BEST BET I’M ALL RIGHT, JACK: An Oxford-bred fugitive from industrial strife (Ian Carmichael) and three coy tennis players in a nudist colony are prominent in the large and somewhat frantic group of characters in this British satirical comedy.By CLYDE GILMOUR3 min
White-faced cattle share million-acre spreads with moose and deer, miners scratch a living out of half-forgotten gold fields, and big-game guides offer “a grizzly or your money back.” “This country,” says a cowboy who knows, “beats the hell out of Texas”By RAY GARDNER15 min
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