June 15, 1951

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IF THE RUSSIANS ATTACK CANADA

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THE FIERY PHANTOM THAT SAILS BAY CHALEUR

HOW THE STOCK CROOKS OPERATE

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IF THE RUSSIANS ATTACK CANADA

If war comes with Russia the ABCs of military strategy decree that at least nine Canadian cities will almost certainly be hit by atomic bombs. Canada offers Stalin tempting secondary targets too. Here’s what we can expect from such an attack, what we can do to protect ourselves, and what we haven’t yet begun to do
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THE FIERY PHANTOM THAT SAILS BAY CHALEUR

For generation Maritimers have told of a flaming ship that sails New Brunswick's north shore. Some have even pursued it.
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HOW THE STOCK CROOKS OPERATE

Twenty thousand a year is peanuts to Toronto’s high-pressure “blower boys” who peddle worthless stocks via the long-distance telephone. Here’s the inside story of how they fatten up a sucker, then “pour the load” to him for all he’s got
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THE LONG ORDEAL OF MRS. TAK

Once she had a home near the Manchurian border and life was as predictable as the June rains on the paddy fields. Now a war she doesn’t understand has taken her home, her husband, her baby, and tossed her up like driftwood on the crowded Pusan hills
WHAT IT’S LIKE TO LIVE IN THE DARK 2021
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WHAT IT’S LIKE TO LIVE IN THE DARK

Like most of us, Larry Bartlett had always taken his eyes for granted. Then a German shell exploded and he learned
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Open Wide,Excellency

On the romantic South Seas island of Manatiti Julie found a cure for her heartache when Doctor Pete went to work on her peppery papa’s toothache
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THE UPS AND DOWNS OF ALAN YOUNG

The stagestruck kid from West Vancouver fought his way to the top in radio and movies then tumbled down again. Now he’s made a sizzling comeback in television simply by going back to being himself
BOSWELL OF THE BROOK 2021
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BOSWELL OF THE BROOK

Roderick Haig-Brown, whose books on fishing and the outdoor life may make him our longest-lasting author, is also probably the only writer in Canada who milks a cow every day and gets called “Your Worship”
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A PARADISE FOR SULTANS AND STENOS

The world-famous mountain playground has got its sleeves rolled up ready for another rip-roaring tourist season. A maharaja once spent ten thousand to take the waters, but it doesn’t cost a cent to look at the Rockies
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Rich Fare for the Festival

QUESTION time has just ended and most of the members of the House of Commons are streaming out to gaze upon a miracle. The Terrace is crowded with hatless MPs of all shapes and political complexions wanting to see this wonderful thing and to feel its beneficent caress -For two hours now the sun has been shining and there is nothing more threatening in the sky than a few guerrilla wisps of cloud keeping in touch with Aurora’s chariot.
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