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: Concert

The " 2LO " Trio and Dorothy Bennett (Soprano).

Contributors

Soprano: Dorothy Bennett

: Sir HENRY WALFORD DAVIES

LL.D. F.R.C.O., on " Music."

: Concert

The " 2LO " Trio.
William J. Lane (Baritone). Travel Picture : " Vienna-Austria," by Elise I. Sprott.

Contributors

Baritone: William J. Lane
Unknown: Elise I. Sprott.

: CHILDREN'S CORNER

"The
Magpie's Opinion," from Blackie's " Children's Annual." Stories by Elizabeth Clark. 6.0-Uncle Donald will take you " With Scott to the South Pole." (The Story adapted for 6 evenings, from "The Great White South." by kind permission of Mr. Herbert G. Pont ing, F.R.G.S., and the Publishers.)

Contributors

Stories By: Elizabeth Clark.
Unknown: Mr. Herbert G.

: Mr. E. Le Breton Martin

on "Mystery, History, and the Family,".

: WEATHER FORECAST and 1ST GENERAL NEWS S BULLETIN.

S.B. to all Stations.
JOHN STRACHEY (the B.B.C. Literary
Critic): " Fortinightly. Book Talk." S.B. to all Station
Local News.

Contributors

Unknown: John Strachey

: Sportsmen All!

S.B. to all Stations.

A Comedy of Sporting Memories, invented and arranged by A. CORBETT-SMITH.

THE SCENE is the Dining Room of an English country-house of the best sporting traditions. Our Host, Sir Lumley Basing, has entertained to dinner on his birthday a number of old friends, sportsmen all. There is Geoffrey Ludlow, who stroked Oxford to victory in 19 - ; Arthur Chandring, who won the Grand National on "Greatheart"; Stanley Beresford, who has "kept" for England v. Australia; Cecil Burnham, who has skippered The Corinthians on many a hard-fought field, and a dozen more. The nuts and port are going round and, with them, a flow of stories, memories and song. Our Host tonight is played by Sir THEODORE A. COOK. We leave our friends, the audience, to guess the identity of the several sportsmen all."

For those interested in special events here is an approximate time-table :-
7.30. "Our Host, and all good sportsmen and women."
7.40. A 'Varsity Boat Race.
7.50. A Grand National.
8.0. England v. Australia at Lord's.
8.10. A Disciple of lzaak Walton
8.20. The Derby.
8.30. With the Guns in September.
8.40. A Cup Tie and an "International."
8.55. "Reynard the Fox," and after.

Contributors

Invented and arranged by: A Corbett-Smith

: WEATHER FORECAST and 2ND GENERAL NEWS BULLETIN.

S.B. to all Stations.
Topical Talk. Local News.

: THE SAVOY ORPHEANS and SAVOY HAVANA BANDS

relayed from the Savoy Hovel, London. S.B. to all Stations.

: Close down.

Announcer : J. S. Dodgson.

Contributors

Announcer: J. S. Dodgson.








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