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Commentaries on the Yorkshire v. Lancashire
Match by P. G. H. Fender from
Bramall Lane , Sheffield and on the Kent v. Hampshire
Match by Howard Marshall from
St. Lawrence Ground, Canterbury and on Some of the Events of the International Athletic Meeting by H.M. Abrahams and Jack Lovelock from
The White City Stadium
Listeners are to hear a commentary on one of the most important international athletic meetings ever held in this country since the White City Stadium was the scene of the Olympic Games. It will be given by that brilliant athlete and broadcaster H. M. Abrahams , and an article by him will be found on page 6 giving the fullest details about the meeting and about some of the stars who are likely to compete.


Unknown: P. G. H. Fender
Unknown: Bramall Lane
Unknown: Howard Marshall
Unknown: H.M. Abrahams
Unknown: Jack Lovelock
Unknown: H. M. Abrahams

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