In mid-depression a millonaire friend of the Windsors squandered a quarter of a million dollars on acomic-opera trek into the Canadian wilderness.Even the ladies who went along weren't quit sure why Charles Bedaux did itBy McKENZIE PORTER20 min
Tugged by the moon, a forty-foot ocean of brine surges up this famous bay twice a day with fortunes in fish. It’s the world’s highest tide. Harnessed for power, it could change the future of the seaboardBy Ian Sclanders17 min
BEST BET Lust for Life: Irving Stone's biographical novel about Vincent van Gogh, the spiritually tormented Dutch artist who 1890 at the age of thirty-seven, has been turned into a sombre but solid two-hour movie. Actor Kirk Douglas’ acute performance is helped by his own startling resemblance to Van Gogh's self-portraits.By CLYDE GILMOUR3 min
The Ryerson Institute of Technology is a flourishing puzzle : * It acts like a university but it grants no degrees * It teaches everything from electronics to cooking, printing and dressmaking — but it’s not a trade school * It squats in a slum but its students dress like executivesBy EARLE BEATTIE16 min
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