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Spotlighting the world of popular music with the BBC Show Band
Directed by Cyril Stapleton
This week's Show Band Star:
Bill Kerr with Bob Monkhouse
The Melody Family featuring the Stargazera
Fireside Melody
Bill McGuffie and his piano
(Continued in next column)
Just for You
Tunes you have specially asked for
I Hear a Violin
Soloist: Louis Stevens
The Barnstormers invite you to the Old Log Cabin
Smart Work
Harold Smart at the electric organ
Pop Parade the best of the best-sellers with Julie Dawn and the Show Band Singers
Script by Bob Monkhouse and Denis Goodwin
Production by Johnnie Stewart


Directed By: Cyril Stapleton
Unknown: Bill Kerr
Unknown: Bob Monkhouse
Unknown: Bill McGuffie
Soloist: Louis Stevens
Unknown: Julie Dawn
Script By: Bob Monkhouse
Script By: Denis Goodwin
Production By: Johnnie Stewart

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