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A Mixed Menu of Light Fare
1 Reginald Williams and his
' Futurists ' Dance Band
2 Compton Evans and Ray Monelle
In original songs at the piano
3 Cyril Fletcher in more odd odes
4 The Three Nomads in close harmony
5 Doreen Pullen impersonations
Reginald Williams was at one time a violinist in the Bristol Amateur Orchestra, and later a pianist in a Midland recording and broadcasting dance orchestra. He now runs two bands of his own: the ' Futurists ', the resident dance band at the Grand Spa Hotel, Bristol, where he is music director, and the Grand Atlantic Hotel dance band at Weston-super-Mare.
Compton Evans and Ray Monelle used to play with amateur concert parties, and when they met some two years ago the suggestion of a dual act arose. Since then they have done a considerable amount of entertaining. Compton Evans was for several years in the Bristol Comedy Club, and recently has been comedian to the Bristol Amateur Operatic Society.
Cyril Fletcher has broadcast a number of times in cabaret^ from Bournemouth. He is appearing in this week's television programmes.
The Three Nomads,
Herbert Webb , Ronald Browne , and Reginald Oliver , had their first musical training as church choirboys. Two of them are commercial artists and the third is a mechanic.
Doreen Pullen , a child entertainer, has broadcast many times. She has been heard in the Saturday-Night Music-Hall in the National programme.


Unknown: Reginald Williams
Unknown: Ray Monelle
Piano: Cyril Fletcher
Unknown: Doreen Pullen
Unknown: Reginald Williams
Unknown: Compton Evans
Unknown: Ray Monelle
Unknown: Compton Evans
Unknown: Cyril Fletcher
Unknown: Herbert Webb
Unknown: Ronald Browne
Unknown: Reginald Oliver
Unknown: Doreen Pullen

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