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Jeannette Bruce

Jeannette Bruce

All Jeannette Bruce Stories

Feb. 13, 1967

SHOPWALK

If you build a better walking stick, people will stroll along a pathway to your door.

Oct. 29, 1973

Shades of Old Sports

Harken this Halloween to those ghostly athletes from beyond the grave: the motorcycle racer of Surrey, the phantom of oldtime games, the wraiths that go bump (and run) in the night

Aug. 28, 1967

WHERE THE FUN WAS

New York's millions still jam Coney Island, but now there are only faded reminders of the ancient resort's great days, when its rides and shows made it the most ...

Jan. 19, 1970

SQUINTING AT THE STARS OF SPORT

It's sometimes hard to see out there, but the fans and fanciers of astrology are convinced that a look into the void will help before the game ...

Oct. 18, 1965

A cookbook for huntsmen and fishermen brings wildlife right to the dinner table

The big-game hunter who, at the end of the deer season, hopes never to eat another slice of leftover venison, or the rifleman who fells a bear without a clear idea ...

June 26, 1978

THE MARTIAL ARTS OF THE ORIENT ARE UNVEILED IN A FAT NEW ENCYCLOPEDIA

The kukri is a curved knife, considered by one authority to be the best slashing knife in the world, and used most expertly by Nepalese soldiers ...

May 30, 1966

Want to take a fast trip to Honolulu at home? Write a note to Orchids of Hawaii

The telegram addressed to Orchids of Hawaii in New York City even felt a little frantic to the touch. It read: SEND DUPLICATE ORDER 50 ORCHIDS. DOG ATE  ...