GEORGE HARRTSON repeated the words to the Maharishi as his new song swam up from the cassette tape recorder on the floor. The Maharishi was rolling his prayer beads between his fingers and he laughed approvingly. Harrison smiled shyly like a new father.
Back in the salad days of this country, when we were even greener in judgment than we are now, a couple of extremely popular misconceptions somehow became firmly imbedded in the national consciousness. The first was that Canada, while no melting pot, was a splendid mosaic of culturally distinct ethnic groups all working harmoniously together.
As many as 25,000 able-bodied Canadians may be living moderately high on the hog while “unemployed.” Here’s how some individuals, groups - and even one entire town -struck it rich by not workingBy BLAIR FRASER10 min
I snuffled, sneezed, suffered in bleary-eyed misery for more than 25 years. Doctors were baffled. So I turned detective. Then the wind blew, leaves swirled — and I had the solution and cureBy ROBERT CAMERON9 min
AROUND SAINT JOHN they’re still known as Gassy, Greasy and Oily — but only by people who don’t know them very well. Reading from left to right, they’re Jack (he's Gassy), James (Oily) and Arthur (Greasy), the only sons of K. C. Irving, founder and master of a diversified, $400-million, petroleum-based Maritimes empire, and by far the richest and most powerful man in New Brunswick.
The Champions: Replacing Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In for the summer, beginning June 9, this Britishmade scries offers a couple of faintly new wrinkles in spy stories of the Uncle genre: the title characters (below) are three defenders of the international Good who have sharpened their senses — all six of them — “to computer efficiency.”
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