Canada at War: SASKATCHEWAN: Cooperation

In its first try at governing a province (Saskatchewan), the Cooperative Commonwealth Federation is on trial. The challenge of the times to Canada's first socialist government: it must make a substantial show of bettering the lot of Saskatchewan's farmers—and Saskatchewan is largely an agricultural area. The alternative: yeasty, ambitious C.C.F. will never swing the farm vote in other provinces, will remain a minority party in Dominion politics. Last week Saskatchewan's Government turned up with new proof that it understands the challenge and is going out to meet it.

At Regina, Minister of Cooperatives L. F. McIntosh stepped out of a plane...

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