December 12, 1977

Closeup/Cities

Atlantic City passes Go

Closeup/The Media

No news is bad news

Interview 45

Interview

With René Lévesque
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Closeup/Cities

Atlantic City passes Go

Take a walk on the Boardwalk... of Last Vegas East
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Closeup/The Media

No news is bad news

How the Quebec press is failing the Quebec people
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Closeup/Books

Author! Author!

Hi,I’m Walter. Buy me. And other tales of the road
The Hon. Don 40p41
Closeup/Politics

The Hon. Don

The Middle East? Say, that reminds him of a story!
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Closeup/The Unity Debate

A nation most divided

Consciousness is being raised. Hopes are not
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Business

Saving our $ could mean marrying Uncle Sam

The elderly American couple had intended to pass through Canada on their transcontinental trip. But after two days in the Prairies, they recoiled south. The reason, they said in a letter to Industry, Trade and Commerce Minister Jack Horner, was simply that Canada was too expensive.
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Letters

Still tall in the saddle

More of us should speak up and voice our continuing respect for “the Force” despite such stories as, The Gang That Couldn’t Spook Straight (November 14). I came as a small boy to a prairie homestead when it was still in the North West Territories.
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Canada

The ‘war’ has been suspended until further notice

The symbolism was unmistakable as Pierre Trudeau and René Lévesque emerged, together, from their four-hour meeting in Quebec City early this month. They exchanged smiles and a handshake, then Lévesque handed a microphone to Trudeau. “In spite of our idealogical differences,” the Prime Minister intoned, “we have decided to work together in the economic field.”
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The World

Up, Up and Away, man!

In the wild, remote hills of Humboldt County, some 200 miles north of San Francisco, the grass is as high as an elephant’s eye. In the case of the plants, that’s about 12 to 14 feet. In the case of those who smoke them somewhat higher. For the big crop this year in Humboldt County is marijuana, acres and acres of the very best grade, better than any of your tired old Panama Red, Acapulco Gold or even your prime Colombian Wacky Weed, reputed to turn your body to mush, your mind to marmalade.
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