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THE CHILDREN'S HOUR

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: 'The Songs that came out Wrong,' a Cycle of Nonsense Songs from ' Alice in Wonderland,' sung by the Wireless Chorus, under the direction of Stanford Robinson, followed by : An appropriately whimsical story. ' The Elephant and the Dentist ' (Ada Leonora Harris), with a return to reason in : 'How Tom started Stamp-Collecting' (W. H. Wosencroft)
THE writing of sensible nonsense is one of the most difficult things in the world, and probably there has never been a greater master of the art than Lewis Carroll. Today there are to be several of the songs from ' Alice in Wonderland.' as set to music by Liza Lehmann. Those who like good music and those who like good nonsense should both be pleased.
A month ago there was broadcast a Dialogue-
Talk on Stamps. It was so popular that today we are to have another chat on the same subject. Mr. W. H. Wosencroft , who has prepared the matter, is an authority on stamp-collecting and knows his subject thoroughly. The talk will be of practical interest, so all young stamp collectors should be on the alert for some good ' tips.' ,

Contributors

Unknown: Lewis Carroll.
Music By: Liza Lehmann.
Unknown: Mr. W. H. Wosencroft

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THE CHILDREN'S HOUR

2LO London, 26 July 1927 17.15






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