Under the painted frowns of her ancestors, amid the atmosphere of dedicated duty that tradition demands, young Elizabeth II puts in an exhausting day on the strange job of being Queen. Here's what she did one drizzling day in November last yearBy PIERRE BERTON25 min
Using his fearsome weapons of accusation and mob persuasion Joe McCarthy can make even the U. S. Congress tremble. Can President Eisenhower permanently check this Wisconsin lawyer whom many think is damaging the cause of the Western world?By BLAIR FRASER20 min
If your wife says-she’d like a career, pause and consider the sad case of this husband. Soon after his spouse went back dancing he found himself doing the housework and answering to "Mr. Elizabeth Leese”By KEN JOHNSTONE19 min
Across the desolate ruins of what was North America’s gayest and most important city blow the healing breezes of Cape Breton — but they cannot blow away the memories of death and lost causes that still lurk among the rusted cannonBy David MacDonald19 min
No remote religious figurehead, His Eminence Paul-Emile Cardinal Léger is a hustling forty-eight-year-old whose nightly broadcasts drowned Quebec’s most popular soap opera, who can conduct services in Japanese and who is expected to play a significant role in a province just latching on to the new industrial revolutionBy MCKENZIE PORTER17 min
IF MOTORISTS can persuade automobile manufacturers to iron out three big wrinkles in present-day car design, tomorrow’s transportation can be cheap and dependable enough for most Canadians to be able to own a car. But right now we continually hear three general complaints about today’s automobiles.By Prof. E. A. Allcut16 min
With a deadpan nonchalance Lou and Nat Turofsky have turned their cameras on politicians like Winston Churchill, pitchers like Carl Hubbell, highsociety weddings and winners at the WoodbineBy TRENT FRAYNE16 min
George Burnstein, of Montreal, a towering two-hundred-pound dumbbell enthusiast, is also George London, the matinee idol of the Met who leavens his repertoire with items like Home on the RangeBy CLYDE GILMOUR14 min
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