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Compere's Choice: Rex Palmer , who played housewives' request records this week, chooses his favourite from among them
Fourpence for a Wally ' Bath: Molly Weir recalls a childhood scene in Glasgow
A Margin of Safety: or How to Catch Trains, by John Cadell
Behind the Headlines: a weekly feature to fill in the background to some recent news events
' Joy in the Morning' by P. G. Wodehouse
Abridged by Barbara Henderson
Read by Ronald Simpson
The fifth of ten instalments
Programme introduced by Marjorie Anderson
For Women Readers-page 2t
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