June 15, 1936

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Hobby House

WOMEN AND THE HOME

Those First Meals

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Marriage Isn’t a Place

Hobby House 1617
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Hobby House

ELLEN KENDALL came out on to the porch of her house. She wore jodhpurs and a white shirt. Her hair needed cutting, hut if was curlier than ever and the sun had bleached it to a pale gold. She stood still on tile steps, swinging her crop, waiting for Mac to come up from the stable with the horses.
Those First Meals 5051
WOMEN AND THE HOME

Those First Meals

WITH THE shelves in those brand new cupboards carefully stocked according to suggestions in the last issue of this magazine, the next question for the spring bride is how to go about making the best use of that fascinating array of groceries.
Marriage Isn’t a Place 2425
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Marriage Isn’t a Place

An unusual story of two country-breds who tried the city and found it wanting
Shots and Angles 2627
Shots and Angles

Shots and Angles

THE HERO of this frisky comedy (Robert Montgomery) has been isolated in the Arctic for two years when the picture opens, with nothing but a game of checkers played by wireless to amuse him. He is a radio operator and already in the incipient stages of petticoat fever when beautiful Myrna Loy, accompanied by her fiancé (Reginald Owen) drops in from the sky their plane was bound for Montreal but ran out of fuel.
Roadhouse Blues 67
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Roadhouse Blues

Kent Power reads another life-and-death riddle with results both surprising and dramatic
Parade 5657
HUMOR

Parade

THE St. Paul Journal, thriving four-page Alberta weekly, which delights its readers with the frisky frankness of its reporting, confessed in a recent edition that events are beginning to occur so rapidly in this village the news staff has to be increased.”
Maclean's Editorials 45
Maclean's Editorials

Maclean's Editorials

THE Chief Commissioner of Canada's Wheat Board, J. R. Murray, recent witness before the special parliamentary committee on the marketing of wheat, considers our situation to be grave enough to justify an investigation by a “commission of able men who have nothing but the national interest to serve."
Place' 1213
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Place'

The story of a love that learned the lessons of sacrifice in a Haitian jungle
In the Editor's Confidence 23
In the Editor's Confidence

In the Editor's Confidence

AFEW weeks ago, Mr. Leslie Roberts, of Knowlton, P.Q., walked wearily into this office, sank into the visitor's chair and began to look somewhat wan. He explained that he had just got off the train from Edmonton, that he didn’t sleep very well on trains and that there were times when the business of being a roving correspondent could be very, very trying.
GOLD in Saskatchewan 1011
GENERAL ARTICLES

GOLD in Saskatchewan

Last year a wilderness tent settlement, this year a thriving mining camp—Such is the record of Lake Athabaska's Goldfields
Three Cents An Hour 1415
GENERAL ARTICLES

Three Cents An Hour

Three cents an hour! Yes, women are working at that wage in Canada under conditions that would be a disgrace to any civilized community
They Call Him Summertime Santa 1819
GENERAL ARTICLES

They Call Him Summertime Santa

SIXTY odd years ago, a plain-faced Irish boy in Havelock, New Brunswick, with imagination but no money; today a grower and trader of sugar and wheat and a dozen other products, a protector and benefactor of thousands of orphans. Such is the story of J. D. O’Connell, Canada’s most unique philanthropist.
London Letter 2223
GENERAL ARTICLES

London Letter

I WAS very interested in reading Stephen Leacock's comments on Canadians in the 25th anniversary issue of Macican's. The famous McGill professor is not only a grand humorist but he is a first-class thinker; and I found his remarks, like all good tonics, easy to take and stimulating in its effects.
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