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150th anniversary of the birth of Hans Christian Andersen
Impressions and recordings of the celebrations at Odense and Copenhagen. Presented by David
From the studios of Statsradiofonien,
Copenhagen. Denmark 5.25 Children's Service for Palm Sunday. Conducted by the Rev. Maldwyn Williams with boys and girls from the Cathays High Schools. Cardiff
Reading: Psalm 148, vv. 7-13 Hymn: Let all the world
Reading: St. Mark 11, vv. 1-9
Poem: The Donkey ' by G. K. Chesterton
Hymn: Ride on. ride on in majesty Prayer and the Lord's Prayer
Hymn: Lord Jesus hath a garden Address
Hymn: All glorv, laud and honour Blessing
Organist. Arwel Hughes


Unknown: Hans Christian Andersen
Unknown: Rev. Maldwyn Williams
Unknown: G. K. Chesterton
Organist: Arwel Hughes

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