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: Cookery: 3: Invalid Dishes for Children

Marguerite Patten recommends some dishes to appeal to the eye and palate
Golden Fluff
Bird's Nest Pudding
Chicken Mould with hot Russian Salad
Liver Croquettes
Recipe of the week:
Golden Fluff (for 2 small moulds)
1 pint milk
1 egg
1 dessertspoon powder gelatine
1 oz. sugar
1 dessertspoon lemon juice
Small pieces of glace fruit
Separate the egg yolk from the white. Put the yolk, half the sugar and milk into a basin over a pan of hot water or a double saucepan. Cook gently until mixture thickens. Soften the gelatine in the lemon juice. Pour over the hot, but not boiling custard. Stir until gelatine has dissolved. Pour into rinsed mould and allow to set. Turn out. Beat egg white until very stiff, fold in the last of the sugar. Pile on top and round the jelly. Decorate with the pieces of glace fruit.

Contributors

Presenter/cook: Marguerite Patten
Produced by: S. E. Reynolds

: Song of the Reel

Fishing off the coast of South Africa is the subject of this film which includes shots of the world's champion shark catch.

: Andy Pandy

A programme for the very young.
Maria Bird brings Andy to play with your small children and invites them to join in songs and games.
Gladys Whitred sings the songs
Audrey Atterbury pulls the strings
Script, music, and settings by Maria Bird

Contributors

Narrator: Maria Bird
Singer: Gladys Whitred
Puppeteer: Audrey Atterbury
Script, music, and settings: Maria Bird

: For the Children: Peter Rabbit's Friends: Reddy's Cabbage Plot: Part 1

Adapted and designed by Sam Williams for television from the Thornton Burgess Bedtime Story Books and told by Donald Bisset.

Contributors

Adapted and designed by: Sam Williams
Storyteller: Donald Bisset

: For the Children: Texas Square Dance

A short musical film.

: For the Children: Little Women: 5: Dark Days

by Louisa M. Alcott.
Adapted as a television serial in six parts by Winifred Oughton and Brenda R. Thompson from their stage play.

Contributors

Author: Louisa M. Alcott
Adapted by/stage play: Winifred Oughton
Adapted by/stage play: Brenda R. Thompson
Settings: Stephen Taylor
Settings: Lawrence Broadhouse
Produced by: Pamela Brown
Jo: Jane Hardie
Meg: Sheila Shand Gibbs
Beth: Norah Gaussen
Laurie: David Jacobs
Amy: Susan Stephen
Hannah: Anita Bolster
Esther: Jacqueline Prevost
Aunt March: Violet Gould

: The Centre Show

From the Nuffield Centre, London before an audience of H.M. Forces
Stephen Manton
Gordon Humphries
The Johnny Kernison Quartet
Robin Barnes
Introduced by Frank Thornton.

At the pianos: Steve Race and Don Phillips
Geoff Lofts, at the drums

Contributors

Tenor: Stephen Manton
Performer: Gordon Humphries
Musicians: The Johnny Kernison Quartet
Performer: Robin Barnes
Introduced By: Frank Thornton
Pianist: Steve Race
Pianist: Don Phillips
Drums: Geoff Lofts
Produced By: Barrie Edgar
Produced By: Mary Cook

: The Daughters of the Late Colonel

by Louis Beachner and Ben Morse.
From the short story by Katherine Mansfield.
[Starring] Angela Baddeley and Barbara Couper
The action takes place in the house of the late Col. Pinner at Cheltenham

Contributors

Author: Katherine Mansfield
Adapted by: Louis Beachner
Adapted by: Ben Morse
Settings designed by: James Bould
Produced by: Matthew Forsyth
Kate: Lennox Milne
Dr Podgett: Graham Squire
Josephine: Angela Baddeley
Constantia: Barbara Couper
Nurse Andrews: Joan Young
Rev Henry Parolles: Andrew Leigh
Cyril Pinner: Terence Soall
Mr Knight: Norman Tyrrell

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