November 16, 1981

COVER

CEMENT FOR A NATION

PROFILE: EVELYN HART

A prima ballerina in a class of her own

PEOPLE

PEOPLE

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COVER

CEMENT FOR A NATION

The brilliant rays of the midday sun angled through the high, vaulted windows of a former waiting room in the converted railway station and bathed the broad grin of Peter Lougheed, the impenetrable mask of Pierre Trudeau and the ominous scowl of René Lévesque.
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PROFILE: EVELYN HART

A prima ballerina in a class of her own

No glowing prophecies attended the enrolment of Evelyn Hart as a scholarship student at Toronto’s National Ballet School. Indeed, none but a blighted future seemed likely for the tiny 14-year-old. Intimidated by other, better-trained students, she quickly lost what little faith she had in herself.
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PEOPLE

PEOPLE

"People have seen my face so many times they think they sat beside me in the second grade,” laughs titianhaired Conchata Ferrell. Though she co-starred as Faye Dunaway’s belittled assistant, Barbara, in Network, it is only recently that audiences have begun to connect the round, intelligent face with the name.
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MEDICINE

Healing electrically

Doctors are tapping the potential of the body’s electricity
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LETTERS

The crunch

Before reading your article The Spring Market and How It Fell (Business, Nov. 2) I was sympathetic with the 40,000 Canadians who may lose their homes. However, if the families in the article are representative of those in trouble, I will not shed one tear!
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DATELINE: LEBANON

Making the guerrilla wheel go ’round

A far-reaching business empire operates in the shadow of the PLO’s military wing
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BUSINESS

There’s still no place like Dome

For weeks rumors whispered through the corridors of Dome Petroleum Ltd. like an Arctic whiteout, obscuring the company’s fate. One week the word was that Dome President William Richards had been bounced from the board of directors. The next week, it was the turn of Dome Chairman Jack Gallagher to be bumped.
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THEATRE

New sparkle for a prairie jewel

Past greatness weighs heavily on Winnipeg, the tarnished jewel of the Prairies. Long regarded as a city of lofty cultural ambitions, its major performing arts organizations have barely survived declining revenues and severe grant cutbacks after a decade of mismanagement and government apathy.
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WORLD

Looking beyond Camp David

Their meetings were accompanied by all the fanfare and pomp associated with the two kingdoms. But the glitter did not disguise the seriousness of last week’s discussions in Riyadh between British Foreign Secretary Lord Carrington and the Saudi Arabian leadership.
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LIVING

Courting the handicapped

Business seeks a new market: active disabled consumers
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PODIUM

Warily into a wired-up world

'Individual privacy could become as archaic as medieval bear-baiting'
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