Pretty Sonia d’Artois, like thousands of other Quebec City housewives, works happily at home with her four children. Even her neighbors don't know that nineteen she parachuted into Occupied France and brushed death everyday for five months as a British secret agenlBy McKENZIE PORTER26 min
LAST NOVEMBER when the United States elected Dwight Eisenhower President, the gloom in Ottawa was thick enough to slice. It began before election day, as the wishful thinking about Adlai Stevenson waned. “Eisenhower will win,” said a senior Canadian civil servant an hour before the polls closed, “and it will he a disaster.”By BLAIR FRASER19 min
Abigail Amanda Lane, after eighteen years’ comfortable domesticity, launched a freewheeling career on a dare. Now one of the best-known women in the Maritimes she has warned a bemused Halifax that she intends to be the first woman mayor in the history of that ancient cityBy DAVID MacDONALD14 min
Ernie McCulloch, the idol of Three Rivers - and of an uncounted army of feminine fans - has grand-slammed his way to top North American ski honors and new plans to tackle the European masters on their home hillsBy ALEXANDER LEESE14 min
Some people burst into laughter over bifocals; to others the monocle is sidesplitting. Cartoonists make a living hiding them from professors. And six million Canadians can’t read the comics without themBy BOB COLLINS11 min
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