A year ago he couldn’t have cared less about television. Now, as head of the Royal Commission on Broadcasting Robert Fowler will help chart its future course. Here’s a repprt on the man — and what he’s likely to suggestBy DAVID MacDONALD21 min
The Solid Gold Cadillac: Judy Holliday, younger and prettier than the character in the stage production, is no less amusing in her custom-tailored role as warmhearted Little Miss Nobody who tangles with a squad of big-business bandits. Paul Douglas is a bewildered tycoon who finds himself fighting stalwartly at her side.By CLYDE GILMOUR3 min
Many non-socialists have been rejoicing at the CCF’s declaration, during its Winnipeg convention, that private enterprise ought not only to he tolerated but encouraged and that state ownership—to quote Premier Tommy Douglas of Saskatchewan —“is not the only means of enriching the lives of the people.”
When they can’t run a lick for his rivals he patches up their pains and turns them into winners. Here’s how a strange blend of soft heart and hard head made this Canadian the continent’s top trainerBy Trent Frayne20 min
At seventeen, having just left school, I found myself as a “jackeroo” in Western Australia. A jackeroo is a young man learning to run a sheep or mixed station in Australia. He gets practically no pay but lives with the family instead of with the rest of the hired hands.
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