Volume 15, Number 1

Spring 1999

Contents

Sir Robert Bond (1857-1927): A Biographical Sketch.
MELVIN BAKER and PETER NEARY

Industrialization and Rural Development: Contrasting Labour Markets and Perceptions of the Future on the Bonavista Peninsula and Isthmus of Avalon, Newfoundland.
PETER R. SINCLAIR

DOCUMENT

"A grave problem which needs immediate attention": an American report on venereal disease and other health problems in Newfoundland, 1942.
PETER NEARY

REVIEW ARTICLE

John Cabot and the 1947 voyage to Newfoundland. DAVID B. QUINN

REVIEWS

Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World. Mark Kurlansky.
PETER POPE

The Vinland Map and the Tartar Relation. R.A. Skelton, T.E. Marston and G.D. Painter. STUART C. BROWN

Devine's Folk Lore of Newfoundland in Old Words, Phrases and Expressions, Their Origin and Meaning. P.K. Devine. W.F.H. NICOLAISEN

They Let Down Baskets. Berni Stapleton (text), Jamie Lewis (photos), Chris Brooks (compact disc).
HELEN PETER

Stars in the Sky Morning. Helen Peters.
JILLIAN KEILEY

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Recent Publications and Works Relating to Newfoundland.
JOAN RITCEY