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Those taking part are
Norman Shelley , Roy Emerton , Cyril Nash , Philip Godfrey , Eugene Leahy , J. Adrian Byrne , Leo de Pokorny , Philip Wade , Gladys Young ,
Carleton Hobbs
Produced by H. L. Morrow
Listeners are to hear an imaginary account of the voyage of the first steamship to cross the Atlantic. This was the Sirius, one hundred years ago. The programme is compiled by Alexander Bone. from the ship's log. Alexander Bone tells you more about the historic voyage of the Sirius in an article on page 6.


Unknown: Norman Shelley
Unknown: Roy Emerton
Unknown: Cyril Nash
Unknown: Philip Godfrey
Unknown: Eugene Leahy
Unknown: J. Adrian Byrne
Unknown: Leo de Pokorny
Unknown: Philip Wade
Unknown: Gladys Young
Unknown: Carleton Hobbs
Produced By: H. L. Morrow
Unknown: Alexander Bone.
Unknown: Alexander Bone

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