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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.
A Black-Faced Minstrel Show
Devised and produced by Harry S. Pepper
Bones, Tambourines, Corner Men, Crack Banjo Team , Stump Speech,
Old and New Melodies
Scott and Whaley, Ike Hatch ,
C. Denier Warren , James Carew
The Kentucky Banjo Team: Dick Pepper , Edward Fairs , Bernard Sheaff
At the Pianos,
Harry S. Pepper and Doris Arnold
At the BBC Theatre Organ,
Reginald Foort
The BBC Variety Orchestra and The BBC Male Voice Chorus
Conducted by Leslie Woodgate
Music arranged by Doris Arnold and orchestrated by Wally Wallond
Book written and remembered by C. Denier Warren
The Kentucky Minstrels broadcast in the National programme last night


Unknown: Crack Banjo Team
Unknown: Ike Hatch
Unknown: C. Denier Warren
Unknown: James Carew
Unknown: Dick Pepper
Unknown: Edward Fairs
Unknown: Bernard Sheaff
Pianos: Harry S. Pepper
Pianos: Doris Arnold
Unknown: Reginald Foort
Conducted By: Leslie Woodgate
Arranged By: Doris Arnold
Unknown: Wally Wallond
Unknown: C. Denier Warren

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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.

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Feedback about THE KENTUCKY MINSTRELS, Regional Programme London, 16.00, 29 January 1938
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