February 1, 1953

A Man's Got to Lie Once in a While 2021
FICTION

A Man's Got to Lie Once in a While

THIRD PRIZE, MACLEAN'S FICTION CONTEST
How Serious is the DEFENSE SCANDAL? 67
Articles

How Serious is the DEFENSE SCANDAL?

Does the Currie report represent one of many rotten apples or a lone rotten apple in an otherwise healthy barrel? The truth lies somewhere in between, this Maclean’s report on our military spending indicates
The Launching of LOIS MARSHALL 89
Articles

The Launching of LOIS MARSHALL

In one snowy day in New York — after fifteen years plugging in Toronto — Canada’s brilliant soprano Lois Marshall won a concert contract that will give her a chance to win a place in music’s hall of fame
The Year Of The KILLER FLU 1011
Articles

The Year Of The KILLER FLU

As many Canadians died at home in the fall of 1918 as were killed overseas in the six years of World War II. And, if the world-wide flu struck again, medical authorities still aren’t certain they could stop it
Where the news is always good 2223
Articles

Where the news is always good

H-bombs and iron curtains, vice scandals and "viewing with alarm” never mar the scripts of Neighborly News, the CBC’s cross-country cracker barrel. And the welcome relief it brings listeners has won it a smash-hit rating
The Scenic and Succulent OKANAGAN 1819
Articles

The Scenic and Succulent OKANAGAN

I Live in the Mau Mau Country 2425
Articles

I Live in the Mau Mau Country

Every night the outnumbered Europeans in the rain forests and scattered farmlands of Kenya keep armed watch, wondering where the knife terror of the Mau Mau will strike next
London Letter 45
London Letter

London Letter

ONLY THE YOUNG GROW OLD
BACKSTAGE at Ottawa 45
BACKSTAGE at Ottawa

BACKSTAGE at Ottawa

Petawawa Horses Were Overworked
THE COMMIES’ KAMIKAZE SQUADS 23
EDITORIAL

THE COMMIES’ KAMIKAZE SQUADS

A Guest Editorial by Lionel Shapiro
January 151953 February 151953