THINGS TO COME” is a huge, wonderful, fantastic spectacle film which shows civilization wiped out within the lifetime of the present generation, then restored, wrapped in Cellophane, for those of our descendants who think it worth while to survive.By ANN ROSS7 min
THE FRONT COVER of this issue of Maclean's commemorates the sixty-ninth anniversary of the proclaiming of Canada as a Dominion of united prow inces. Across the top of that same cover is a herald-line calling attention to an article on the French-Canadian nationalist movement in Quebec.
A TORONTO bank man who, in the days of the Klondike gold rush struck up a friendship with Robert W. Service, recently returned from a month’s visit with the poet whose Yukon ballads have earned him enough to enable him to live comfortably on a beautiful estate at Côte-du-Nord, in France.
IN HIS reactions, the editor of this national publication often resembles an anxious mother. Take festivities, for example. At her darling’s birthday party, any normal mother wants the child to have a good time. Yet she knows that a seventh bottle of pop combined with a fifth plate of ice-cream is likely to result in a digestive disturbance.
Good Idea In the cause of safety on the highways a chain of filling stations in the United States has put up the sign “No Intoxicated Driver Will Be Served at This Station.” Vancouver Star. Useless Feet—“The automobile will in time make our legs useless.”
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