At 26 Bell patented a since-forgotten device called the multiple telegraph. Cable companies weren't interested. Then, one afternoon in 1875, Bell and a fellow worker became the first human beings to hear the tones and overtones of a sound transmitted by electricityBy THOMAS B. COSTAIN14 min
Anita’s Son is a big Irish-bred four-year-old colt, owned by Lanson Farm, a large Ontario stable. His body and head are the color of milk chocolate. His legs are black. On his left front and right hind ankles are splashes of white. There is a white triangle, point down, on his forehead.By PETER GZOWSKI14 min
While I was on the staff of the Canadian Embassy in Bonn (1954-58) my main task was to study and report on the German political scene. 1 then thought that the Canadian press gave too glossy a picture of Adenauer's new Germany, and I did what I could to point out the blemishes to visiting reporters.By PEYTON V. LYON SAYS13 min
WASHINGTON — In the storeroom of a magnificent white - marble building in Washington, there’s a chair with Canada’s name on it. The building, which has an openair tropical garden that can be covered in the winter with a glass roof, is the House of the Americas, headquarters of the Organization of American States.By IAN SCLANDERS7 min
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