One ounce of germs could infect 28 billion people with fever Eight ounces of one substance could wipe out all humanity Nerve gases can be tailor-made to blind, deafen, paralyze or killBy C. KNOWLTON NASH15 min
The pent-up tensions of the overcrowded wartime port exploded on V-E Day. Mobs looted stores and breweries, caroused in the streets and parks, and for 48 crazy hours defied all authorityBy FRANKLIN RUSSELL14 min
Skating with the lilt of an icebound Astaire, the dimpled left winger from Point Anne, Ont., has proved he can be a top goal-getter and box-office draw. Now, says his Chicago coach, if only he weren’t so devil-may-care...By TRENT FRAYNE11 min
I sometimes get tired of the neverending talk about Freedom: Free Enterprise, Free Competition, Free Elections, Free Trade, the Free World. I tire of it because it is insincere. The plain fact is that we, as individuals and as Canadians, are scared witless at the sight and sound and thought of freedom.By RAYMOND HULL8 min
Neither guns nor bombs can more than dint the mighty fragments that break off each spring from Greenland's ice cap. But most are wrecked on Canada’s rocky northern shores, and the rogues — like the one that sank the Titanic — now have their every move charted by an international patrolBy Terence Robertson7 min
One of the treasured legends of Fleet Street is the story of the rewrite man who altered the heading “The Mystique of Royalty” to “The Mistake of Royalty.” I must confess that the hoary anecdote has come to my mind again during the last few days.By BEVERLEY BAXTER6 min
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