Remember the greatest moment of your life — your first dance date? Snubbed by the girl you loved, you asked Marjorie instead. She’d embarrass you for sure but you hoped you could head off disaster before the last waltzBy MORT M. HOROWITZ21 min
Mainland competition, especially from department stores, has brought headaches to island businessmen but, anyway, aspirin’s cheaper. Above all else, though, is the throwing off of the shackles of the past for splitnew ways and meansBy GERALD ANGLIN15 min
This big store in a small Ontario town grew from a tent in the mud by selling everything from cradles to coffins. If you asked owner Art Grout for flying saucers he’d have cups to matchBy BRUCE McLEOD14 min
SIR SAMUEL CUNARD, who founded the world’s largest steamship line in 1840, was originally a merchant prince of Halifax, N.S. The Cunard Line has been sovereign of the Atlantic for more than a century largely because Sam Cunard had a pretty complete idea of how to operate steamships before he ever saw one.By JAMES DUGAN14 min
UNTIL last September few Torontonians ever referred to their narrow traffic-clogged main stem as “Dear Old Yonge Street.” Now most of the citizenry are inclined to regard the ripped-up and boarded-over north-south thoroughfare with a slight twinge of nostalgic affection.By FRANK HAMILTON14 min
When someone stole her fiddle the girl from Winnipeg dropped her concert dreams and shot like an arrow into radio singing stardom. She has to carry a birth certificate to prove she co-starred with Clark Gable before her 23rd birthdayBy EVA-LIS WUORIO13 min
Ray Munro will do anything to get his pix on page one of his Vancouver newspaper — from hijacking a corpse to acting as human bait for a sex criminal. Once when bored he starred in a nightclub dance teamBy RAY GARDNER10 min
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