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FOR THE SCHOOLS

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Early Stages in French
Lesson I I
E. M. STÉPHAN assisted by GERMAINE CHAMAYOU
4.0 To Unemployed Listeners
' This and That'
JOHN HILTON
Today John Hilton is going to talk about the little gadgets and fitments an unemployed man can make out of cheap materials with simple tools (in the craft room at the Club if he has no tools of his own) to make the house more cosy and to make things easier for the wife. If he starts at once he can have something ready and the paint nicely dry for Christmas; and what's nicer, Hilton asks, than to give your wife a Christmas present made with your own hands ? i
So these little human talks go on, from week to week, throughout the year, drawing a tremendous response from listeners-a hundred letters a week, to each of which he tries to reply. Those who write tell him that what he says helps. The other day a man wrote to him to say that if he chose to deal with the prices of fat stock, listeners would be able to hear the cow moo.

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Unknown: E. M. Stéphan
Assisted By: Germaine Chamayou
Unknown: John Hilton
Unknown: John Hilton

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