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An unusual nursery sing-song
Kathleen Davis, who runs a Children's Hour of her own in Trinidad, is in England at present. She has brought with her records of children singing Calypsoes and some West Indian singing games which children in Trinidad love to play.
'The Enchanter and the Shepherd'
An old Serbian fairy tale made into a play by Eileen Arthurton
With a cock, two crows, a cat, a hen, a goat, a swallow, a duck, a mother fish, and some baby fishes
Produced by Nan Macdonald
When Tadio, the shepherd, was given the gift of understanding the language of the animals as a reward for saving the life of the Snake Prince, he little thought the first thing it would do would be to make him lose his job. But this was only the beginning of his adventures.
Tadio, a poor shepherd:
Burek his dog:
Bashka his horse:
The Snake King:
The Snake Queen:
The Snake Prince:
Kazimir a wizard:
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