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2.5 Round the Country-Side Ⓓ ' How Seeds Travel'
Mr. Gaddum will talk about the various ingenious means that plants have adopted for the dispersal of their seeds. First he will deal with the fluffy seeds of such plants as the dandelion and thistle, which depend on the wind for their distribution ; next he will talk about the seeds of the burdock and goosegrass, which rely on animals for their transportation ; and finally with various foreign plants which have been brought back to England as botanical specimens, and are now spreading all over the country. Teachers will find it useful to have specimen seeds of the dandelion, goosegrass, sycamore, and burdock to show their classes.
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2.30 Senior English
© ' Poets and Poetry: Shakespeare-'
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3.0 Concert Lesson
Ⓓ 'Binary Form: Violin'
3.30 Interval Music
3.35 Early Stages in French


Unknown: Stephen Potter
Violin: Thomas Armstrong
Unknown: E. M. Stéphan

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