Tinder Box " (Hans Andersen ), told by Harcourt Williams. " The Origin and Development of the Steam Ship," hy \y. J. Bassett Lowke. Piano Syncopations by Uncle Ragtime. Music by the Underwood Street L.C.C. School Orchestra.
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Following on the success of the last "Query,'
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The most successful entrant will be awarded a prize of five guineas, and each of the two runners-up two guineas; the first five competitors will be invited to spend an evening at the London Studio. All entries must reach 2, Savoy Hill, not later than first post on Monday, July 21st, 1924, and envelopes clearly marked " Query Programme in the top lefthand corner.
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