A programme for children at home
Carole Ward , Eric Thompson
MATHEMATICS IN ACTION
7: Samples and the Normal Distribution
How is it that banks are able to weigh out money when worn coins are so much lighter than new ones? The programme shows that weighing money is surprisingly accurate and that the mathematics behind the method relies on a basic concept in statistics.
Presented by Stewart Gartside
Produced by EDWARD GoLDWYN Repeated next week for Schools
A comedy film series starring the master comedian with the mean streak
JACK BENNY who helps this week's guest
FRANKIE AVALON to make-and break-a new record!
First of a new weekly series concerned with people and the challenges they are confronting
' THE HEART MAN'
How many years before a man can have a failing heart replaced? How long before almost any diseased or weakened organ can be taken out and replaced with a spare part? Is this just a dream? Not in the mind of Michael De Bakey.
The first Man Alive investigation examines the future of spare-part surgery and its implications with the foremost pioneer-' the Heart Man Reporter, Christopher Brasher
Producer, MICHAEL LATHAM
Monica by PAULINE MACAULAY starring
Incidental music composed and conducted by NORMAN KAY Designer, John Hurst
Producer, HARRY MOORE
Directed by NAOMI CAPON
Simon Is furious with his girl-friend and fakes suicide, knowing Monica will arrive in the nick of time to save him. A man arrives instead, and what was Intended as a joke takes a sinister turn.
From the stage of the Television Theatre, Max presents his one-man show
Bob Dixon is his pianist
Alan Bristow conducts the orchestra
Script by Eric Merriman with additional material by Spike Mullins
See page 56
Orchestra conducted by:
by THOMAS MANN
A second chance to see this dramatisation in seven parts by JACK PULMAN
First shown on Saturday
See page 3
Round off the day with Denis Tuohy , Michael Dean
Nicholas Tresilian , Joan BakeweU and tonight's guests