November 1, 1968

THE TOWN WHERE YOU MAKE IT OR BREAK IT 2223
TORONTO THE COOL

THE TOWN WHERE YOU MAKE IT OR BREAK IT

To the limited, or at least debatable, extent that Canadians control their own destiny, Toronto controls Canada. Toronto is where the biggest deals, the most money, the costliest television productions, the national reputations, and much of what passes for the Canadian identity are made.
WHERE CAN BEN GINTER MAKE HIS NEXT $30 MILLION? 4243

WHERE CAN BEN GINTER MAKE HIS NEXT $30 MILLION?

Unions and politics are plaguing the former cat driver who ripped a fortune from BC’s forests. “I consider myself one of the unlucky ones," he says
MACLEAN’S JOINS A DIALOGUE ON STUDENT POWER 2021

MACLEAN’S JOINS A DIALOGUE ON STUDENT POWER

"There is discontent because this is a hierarchical academic community for everybody but students"
FAST, FAST RELIEF FROM CITY HALL! 3031
TORONTO THE COOL

FAST, FAST RELIEF FROM CITY HALL!

A DECADE OR so AGO when the Metropolitan government of Toronto was still new, those of us in the business of writing about it were convinced that the whole world was watching our excitements. It was almost true. Fred Gardiner, just by being the first Chairman of the Municipality of Metropolitan Toronto, got asked to speak at learned meetings all over the continent.
Tiny Tim -God bless him! 4445

Tiny Tim -God bless him!

THE HAIR IS REAL. It hangs in moist tendrils below his shoulders, and sometimes a strand will curl around in front of his powdered face and catch between one of those famous, glistening teeth. The voice is also real. It simpers, it smirks, it fractures suddenly into ripples of girlish laughter.
A FAMILY'S FIGHT TO MAKE IT IN TORONTO 3435
TORONTO THE COOL

A FAMILY'S FIGHT TO MAKE IT IN TORONTO

Bessie Hart was ready to see her family split to win it a foothold in Toronto, the place where she believes the Good Life can be found. She went there with seven children and six grandchildren, leaving her husband fishing in Newfoundland. Now she's asking if she did the right thing
A STATUS GUIDE TO TORONTO 3637
TORONTO THE COOL

A STATUS GUIDE TO TORONTO

How to spot the compensatory rewards of life in the impersonal Big Town
SEND FOR GAUDAUR! 3839

SEND FOR GAUDAUR!

More scoring, fewer stoppages, more fun for the fans-because Canadian football knew what to do in a crisis...
LIGHTS! CAMERA! A LITTLE ZAP OF BUTTOCK! 4041

LIGHTS! CAMERA! A LITTLE ZAP OF BUTTOCK!

THE TOURISTS IN their smelly, rented slickers in a gallery at the end of the tunnel to the base of Niagara Falls could tell that something was going on, all right, but what, exactly? Nobody had taken so much as a glance at the Falls for 20 minutes.
MAILBAG 100101

MAILBAG

Lightfoot: genius/New Left: speechless
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