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In Honour of Russia: Factory Floor Show

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British men and women producing weapons for Russia, at work and at play
"On the Job": Gilbert Harding talks to workers at a Hurricane factory making aircraft for Russia

"At Play": All-star Variety show for factory-workers, with Old Mother Riley and her daughter Kitty (Lucan and McShane), Malcolm McEachern ('Mr. Jetsam'), and Bertha Willmott. Master of Ceremonies, Leonard Henry.
BBC Revue Chorus and Orchestra, under the direction of Jack Payne.

"Back On The Job": Michael Standing watches a tank produced by British workers leave the assembly line en route for Russia.

Contributors

Reporter: Gilbert Harding
Entertainers: Lucan and McShane
Performer: Malcolm McEachern
Performer: Bertha Will
Master of Ceremonies: Leonard Henry
Singers: BBC Revue Chorus
Musicians: BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor: Jack Payne
Music By: Alan Paul
Producer: Tom Ronald
Reporter: Michael Standing

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In Honour of Russia: Factory Floor Show

Forces Programme, 8 November 1943 19.35






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