IF RED DUTTON ever has taken a backward step you can be sure he was motivated by the gallant impulse to retrieve a lady’s handkerchief or a $500 banknote. In the first instance, his behavior can be explained by the fact that he is one of nature’s gentlemen.By JIM COLEMAN20 min
THE high schools are in the midst of a cold war that has suddenly flared into open flame. With the revelation that more than half the students who start high school in Canada never finish their studies—that more than 100,000 quit every year—the controversy has come sharply into The issue: Will secondary education continue its swing toward a more “practical” form of schooling, or will it shift back toward the old-style classics, abstract mathematics and ancient languages —the brain-teaser type of education whick aimed at the development of mental discipline and hard thinking and left the student to pick up his everyday knowledge on his own hook?By FRED BODSWORTH14 min
With a snowmobile, a radio transmitter and a cabin cruiser the Rev. Lester Burry fights the isolation of his Labrador parish and brings practical Christian leadership to his peopleBy GERALD ANGLIN13 min
When a blind Indian witch doctor saw a vision in the curling pipe smoke violent death came to the log house in the Ontario backwoods. For there was only one way to break the terrible curse of the BearwalkBy DON DELAPLANTE13 min
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