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I want to abolish Burns Nichts '

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By CATHERINE CARSWELL
Answered by Sheriff J. G. JAMESON
(From Edinburgh)
This is the first of a series of talks in which a number of good haters and ' bonnie fichters ' have been invited to attack various revered and well-founded institutions of modem life. The ritual centring round January 25 has a long tradition behind it and bids fair to endure as long as Scotsmen read Burns. Catherine Carswell wants to abolish it: Sheriff Jameson will enter a plea for its retention. Mrs. Carswell, with commendable prudence, is speaking from London. The result should entertain the listener as much as it stimulates his interest.

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I want to abolish Burns Nichts '

Regional Programme Scotland, 1 October 1934 22.00






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