February 1, 1975

The square socialist

HAVIN' MY SON

In dubious battle

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The square socialist

Part Two: Tommy Douglas in power
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HAVIN' MY SON

After four daughters and a smash hit single, there’s only one wish left for Paul Anka, the man who needs everything
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In dubious battle

Montreal’s United Aircraft strike as a throwback to class warfare
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Billy Jack farm

On a 300-acre Ontario commune, George Bullied saves incorrigibles
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How the forest grows...

On a warm summer day the leaves of a large tree can suck up from its roots as much as two or three hundred gallons of water. This intense activity underneath the placid surface of a tree is one of the basic activities of growth in the forests. Trees, for all their great bulk and strength, can be up to 90% water.
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THE POLITICS OF FOOD

While half a billion people live on the edge of starvation, Canadians munch 3,180 calories a day
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James Bond of West Vancouver

Soldier, painter, Mountie, spy, Captain Conrad Fulke Thomond O’Brien ffrench may have been the model for Ian Fleming’s fictional hero
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LIVES OF GIRLS AND WOMEN

I don’t remember my parents ever saying anything about what they wanted me to be. I don’t know whether I thought very much about it or not. I know that when I got through high school in 1929 I wanted to be a druggist. I had an uncle who was a druggist and I mentioned it to him.
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RUNNING FOR GOLD

Winning an Olympic medal is tough when you have to overcome both the competition and the burden of being a woman
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DRAPEAU'S GREAT GAMES

The Mayor once said “The Olympics can no more have a deficit than a man can have a baby.” He also believes nothing is impossible.
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