When the eight jockeys went to the post that afternoon at Fort Erie they all knew the race was crooked but not which horse Swabby Swartz, thief turned master mind, had designated to win. The explosion that followed revealed double-crossers double-crossed, it blew some of the riders right out of racing for life and sent two men to jailBy RALPH ALLEN31 min
Seldom spoken about, seldom seen at home, the man who gave up the throne for love of a woman still casts a certain spell over the House of Windsor. But to the people he'll always remain the restless Prince Charming of WalesBy PIERRE BERTON22 min
Was Joe Howe a patriot or a traitor ? This riddle still stirs the Maritimes. But the angry editor who was fond of rum and wenches gave freedom of the Press to the nation and democracy to his provinceBy DAVID MacDONALD20 min
Thousands of children are getting a substandard education and the booming birth rate is lining up even bigger trouble for the future. That’s why school trustees, government officials and parents are demandingBy SIDNEY KATZ17 min
The genuine bear grease that Kelly Chamandy ships out of northern Ontario gets rubbed on bald heads and aching backs, fishing lines and farmers’ boots. And his best customers for bear steaks are meek little men who wouldn't swat a flyBy DON DELAPLANTE16 min
Maclean’s asked six of Canada’s best cartoonists to draw whatever came to their minds after reading this article. From the results, it may safely be assumed that one man’s soup is another man’s poisonBy JAMES DUGAN14 min
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