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SPELLING BEE. No. 5

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
The BBC v. The Listeners
The teams will include:
A Controller
A Representative of Variety
An Announcer
An Engineer A Musician A Secretary
An Accountant An Office Boy
Spelling Masters : for the BBC: for the Listeners: F. H. Grisewood S. P. B. Mais
The list of words chosen by Sir Denison Ross , C.I.E., D. Litt ., Director of the School of Oriental Studies,
1916-1937, famous orientalist and authority on the Near East

Contributors

Unknown: F. H. Grisewood
Unknown: S. P. B. Mais
Unknown: Denison Ross
Unknown: D. Litt

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