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Introduced by Barbara McFadyean
' Taking Off the Honey Crop,' by Reginald Gamble
'Women I've Met': Elspeth Chisholm of the International Service of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation talks about her programme ' Women in the New World.'
' Wife to Thomas Carlyle ,' by Kay Dick
Jane Welsh Carlyle was one of the wittiest letter-writers of the nineteenth century. She had no easy life married to a brilliant temperamental husband but her letters give a good picture of her as a careful housewife, a clever hostess, and an entertaining person.
Today's contribution from the BBC Mobile Units
Serial: ' Wives and Daughters ' by Mrs. Gaskell. Abridged by Evelyn Howland. Read by Ysanne Churchman


Introduced By: Barbara McFadyean
Unknown: Elspeth Chisholm
Unknown: Thomas Carlyle
Unknown: Kay Dick
Unknown: Jane Welsh Carlyle
Abridged By: Evelyn Howland.
Read By: Ysanne Churchman

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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