What happens when a bush fire roars down on an isolated mining settlement, the lake is the only sure avenue of escape and there aren’t enough boats to go around? Here’s the story of five dreadful hours that cost seventy-three luesBy JOHN GRAY26 min
Fear that the thirsty Thirties will return haunts every prairie farmer except those who work near Lethbridge. Here's how The Ditch turned southern Alberta into the richest land in the westBy ROBERT COLLINS15 min
Why did Hollywood tone down the third dimension? Behind this mystery lies a pair of kohl-stained eyes, the gallant heart of Benny Crambo and a weird occurrence that shook the movie moguls to the depths of their platinum swimming poolsBy JOHN BONETT10 min
SOME HONORS COME later in life than others and, therefore I was gently touched the other day when two letters arrived from Harbordn Collegiate Institute, Toronto. One was from a young lady as head of the alumni association and the other was from the principal, supporting her request.By Beverly Baxter8 min
My compliments to Fred Bodsworth for his searching article, Christianity —Revival or Decline? (Dec. 15). In his reference to the “march of science” Bodsworth restates some old truths, concepts which were laid down by Herbert Spencer as far back as 1862, when he envisaged a possible reconciliation between religion and science.
IN VANCOUVER police rushed to the scene when a report came in that a man had broken into a car and was trying to steal it. The car was in a lane: a cruiser closed off one end, another the other. They waited. Nothing happened. The police moved in fearlessly and found the thief fumbling with the controls of the car.
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