December 15, 1965

George Ignatieff's harried life on THE BRINK OF CRISIS 1415

George Ignatieff's harried life on THE BRINK OF CRISIS

"There have been moments," he confesses, “when I really bega o believe the big one was about to break.” Here, through the eyes of our NATO delegate, is a rare glimpse inside the council chambe of the "uneasy alliance" that is keeping us-often uneasily-out of World War III
New spectre on the campus: STUDENT CRACKUPS 89

New spectre on the campus: STUDENT CRACKUPS

IT’S DOUBTFUL if even one of the two hundred thousand students now in Canadian universities and colleges really believed, when he first enrolled, that he was about to enter that mythical world so dear to the hearts of musical-comedy writers.
THE ANGRY BALLAD OF A UNION BOSS: 2223

THE ANGRY BALLAD OF A UNION BOSS:

"Where have all the followers gone?"
MAILBAG 4243

MAILBAG

Hail to hippies / How to chase away talent / Debts aren’t for dodging
GENEVIEVE BUJOLD to stardom on a cool new path 1617

GENEVIEVE BUJOLD to stardom on a cool new path

Here’s the young Montrealer who has jumped from nationalist films to international roles: "Just a gadget," a former co-star calls her. "The girl for today," declares France’s most with-it glamour magazine. Our own writer’s verdict? Sex (only) kittens are finished — Geneviève is what’s now
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BACKGROUND

...on how Britain’s Great Train robbers are spending their $7 million haul: mostly to finance prison breaks for less-lucky brethren
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EXIT GORDON, NOBLY: A HARD ACT TO FOLLOW

WHEN CHARLES II was warned by his brother James, Duke of York, about the danger of assassination, he replied sardonically: “Nobody is going to kill me, Jamie, to make you king.” John G. Diefenbaker may expect the same kind of answer when he undertakes, with only 96 followers, to overthrow the Pearson government in January.
OF INTRIGUE, TERRORISTS, AND POETS 5051
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OF INTRIGUE, TERRORISTS, AND POETS

Also, two unusual books that would make suitable Christmas gifts for children
EVEN AT DINNER FELLINI IS THE TOTAL DIRECTOR 4849
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EVEN AT DINNER FELLINI IS THE TOTAL DIRECTOR

FEDERICO FELLINI'S first encounter on North American soil might well have been a scene from La Dolce Vita, the movie about Roman scandal reporters that brought him mass acclaim as well as the fanatic devotion of film fans. As he touched down at the John F. Kennedy Airport, he was accosted by a veteran airport reporter:
SMILE, BOYS-IT NEVER WAS WORTHWHILE 5051
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SMILE, BOYS-IT NEVER WAS WORTHWHILE

Do today’s kids ask: “What did you do for laughs in the Great War, Daddy?"
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