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A daily programme of entertainment, information, and music for the woman at home
Introduced by Olive Shapley
' What's Going On ': spotlight on current affairs
' Stately Homes': 2-St. Fagan's Castle, Glamorgan. This Elizabethan manor house, built on the site of a former medieval fortress, became in 1947 a museum of Welsh folk culture and industries. The house and its interesting contents are described by the Director of the museum, Dr. Iorwerth Peate
' Talking and Playing,' by Sidonie Goossens , harpist
' Just Plain Potty,' by Gertrude Hutchinson
' Beginners in the Kitchen: Planning Meals for the Family,' by Marguerite Patten
Serial: The Paying Guest,' by George Blake. Abridged by Hilton Brown. Read by John Laurie


Introduced By: Olive Shapley
Unknown: Dr. Iorwerth Peate
Harpist: Sidonie Goossens
Unknown: Gertrude Hutchinson
Unknown: Marguerite Patten
Unknown: George Blake.
Abridged By: Hilton Brown.
Read By: John Laurie

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