August 13, 1960

ARTICLES

I WAS SENTENCED TO HANG

RIVERS OF CANADA

THE RED

ARTICLES

DOGS: their new, high life

I WAS SENTENCED TO HANG 89
ARTICLES

I WAS SENTENCED TO HANG

“I went after him. I was seventeen and much stronger than I knew”
THE RED 1415
RIVERS OF CANADA

THE RED

As unpredictable as the rusty loops it has worn in the black prairie loam, this is the sleek, squalid, gentle, violent stream that inherited the wide Manitoba plain
DOGS: their new, high life 1213
ARTICLES

DOGS: their new, high life

A frank and sometimes funny report on modern purebred dogs and the status-seeking people who own them, dress them in mink, and send them to a canine psychiatrist when pampering gets them down
I sold my vote—twenty times 23
BACKGROUND

I sold my vote—twenty times

In the first participant’s report on the long-suspected but unproved practice of ballotstuffing, a Montreal journalist reconstructs her illegal role in Quebec’s recent election
SPIES WERE ALWAYS STUPID 1415
ARTICLES

SPIES WERE ALWAYS STUPID

If you think the U-2 affair was a bungle you may be right, but you’re wrong if you think this is new. The espionage trade has more boneheads than masterminds, and most of the secrets they expose are their own
HOW FOOTBALL MADNESS HIT VANCOUVER 2021
ARTICLES

HOW FOOTBALL MADNESS HIT VANCOUVER

In the city with the lunatic fringe on top, football fever came as a belated epidemic. The place hasn’t been the same since
The World War II battle they fought in Canada 2223
A MACLEAN’S FLASHBACK

The World War II battle they fought in Canada

Live hundred Germans took over the prisoner-of-war camp at Bowmanville, Ont., and defied their guards to come and gel them. The result: a club-swinging brawl that lasted for three days
The new Red-hunters: they’ve changed, but not much 67
U.S. REPORT

The new Red-hunters: they’ve changed, but not much

WASHINGTON—Why is the U.S. Senate subcommittee on internal security trying at this particular time to keel-haul one of the world's great scientists, Linus Pauling, for a petition he presented to the United Nations in January 1958? The petition, signed by 9,200 of Pauling's fellow scientists, pleaded for a ban on nuclear tests to prevent radioactive fallout from dooming mankind to a tragic increase in cancer, leukemia and congenital defects.
Choosing a leader isn’t the new party’s only problem 45
BACKSTAGE

Choosing a leader isn’t the new party’s only problem

AT ITS REGINA CONVENTION this month, the grand old CCF party will perform the final rites in preparation for its wedding to the Canadian Labor Congress. Out of this marriage, following a ninemonth gestation period, at a founding convention next spring, will emerge the first new national Canadian political party in a quarter of a century.
Parade 5657
Parade

Parade

The infant navigator
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