June 9, 1956

The flight to Mars: step by step 1415
How man will conquer Mars

The flight to Mars: step by step

Two world-renowned rocket scientists collaborate on an astonishing document which shows that the first interplanetary flight will be greatly different from anything imagined until now
Bruce Hutchison rediscovers THE UNKNOWN COUNTRY XIV B.C. The Coast 2223
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Bruce Hutchison rediscovers THE UNKNOWN COUNTRY XIV B.C. The Coast

"In this incredible mixture of beauty and mischief... coastal men, or most of them, have severed their roots that grew in this forest soil... They live on the forest but are no longer of it... They have forgotten their beginnings”
WHO REALLY OWNS CANADA 1011
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WHO REALLY OWNS CANADA

With a billion new foreign dollars a year outsiders own most of our oil, mining, pulp and other biggest industries. Are Canadians just squatters in Canada? Here are the facts in what may become a red-hot election issue
The secret of the stolen love letters 3031
Fiction

The secret of the stolen love letters

With her golden necklace and her bright orange sari she came to the bungalow after midnight and whispered, “I am in trouble"
You don't have to panic over RABIES 2021

You don't have to panic over RABIES

With Canada perhaps in the midst of its worst rabies outbreak the big news about this dread disease isn’t bad. Few humans get it and it can almost always be prevented by common sense
I married a count 1819
Articles

I married a count

As a commoner in Hungary I was a world away from the rich Count Laszlo Cziraky. As an exile in Canada I married him. Now our castle is a walkup apartment and my nobleman is an ambitious truck driver. We're happy this way
The most baffling show on television 2627

The most baffling show on television

It costs peanuts; it doesn’t use fancy camera angles, flossy sets or big name guest stars; its chief stock in trade is western music played by easterners. Yet Holiday Ranch is TV’s most popular Canadian show
You really run by electricity 2829
Articles

You really run by electricity

We’ve known for ages that some fish have built-in batteries but the human body too is a great electrical system — so ingenious that it makes man’s inventions seem like clumsy toys
FOR THE SAKE OF Argument 45
FOR THE SAKE OF Argument

FOR THE SAKE OF Argument

GÉRARD FILION SAYS Duplessis is not unbeatable
London Letter 67
London Letter

London Letter

A wary farewell to B. and K.
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