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A daily programme for women at home
Introduced by Jean Metcalfe and including
'How Do You Stand?'
Marian Cutler explains some points about National Assistance
' Tracking a Star': the acting career of Bette Davis , traced in sound-tracks by Gordon Gow
' New Year Resolutions': Mary Embrey , who always makes and breaks them, has a new scheme for this year
' No Magic Carpet': Pamela Fry describes how and why she and her family came to England from Canada
Serial: ‘Mary Barton ' by Mrs. Gaskell. Abridged by Marianne Helweg. Read by John Sharp


Introduced By: Jean Metcalfe
Unknown: Marian Cutler
Unknown: Bette Davis
Unknown: Gordon Gow
Unknown: Mary Embrey
Unknown: Pamela Fry
Unknown: Mary Barton
Abridged By: Marianne Helweg.
Read By: John Sharp

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We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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