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: Time Signal from Greenwich; Concert

The 2LO Trio and Olive Hind (Soprano)

Travel Picture: 'The Picturesque Peasant of the Austrian Tyrol," by Helen Grieg Souter.

"The Story of Some Historical Manuscripts,'' by Florence Thornton Smith.

(to 17.00)


Musicians: The 2LO Trio
Soprano: Olive Hind
Speaker (Travel Picture): Helen Grieg Souter
Speaker (The Story of Some Historical Manuscripts): Florence Thornton Smith

: Children's Corner

Stories told by Miss Nobody Special.

The Cloud Lady and Uncle Humpty-Dumpty: "Before-Breakfast Tunes."

L.G.M. of the Daily Mail telling Zoo Dinner-time Stories.

(to 18.45)


Storyteller: Miss Nobody Special [Greta Wood]
Musician: The Cloud Lady [Miss O. Cormack]
Musician: Uncle Humpty-Dumpty [Kenneth Wright]
Storyteller (Zoo Dinner-time Stories): L.G.M. [Leslie G. Mainland]

: Time Signal from Big Ben; Weather Forecast and 1st General News Bulletin

S.B. to all Stations.

Talk by the Radio Society of Great Britain
S.B. to all Stations.

Captain H.G. Mansfield, M.C., F.R.G.S., late of the Royal North-West Mounted Police, on "Police Work in the Arctic."
S.B. to other Stations.

Local News


Speaker (Police Work in the Arctic): Captain H.G. Mansfield

: Falka

A Comic Opera by Chassaigne.
The Augmented Wireless Orchestra


(8.0-11.0 Programme S.B. to all Stations)


Composer: Chassaigne
Producer: Frederick Lloyd
Arranged and Conducted by: Dan Godfrey, Jnr.
Chorus Master: Stanford Robinson
Musicians: The Augmented Wireless Orchestra

: Time Signal from Greenwich; Weather Forecast and 2nd General News Bulletin

(Programme S.B. to all Stations)

Public Health Talk, by Sir George Buchanan, C.B., M.D. Senior Medical Officer, Ministry of Health.

Local News


Speaker (Public Health Talk): Sir George Buchanan

: Falka (Continued)

(Programme S.B. to all Stations)

: Close down


Announcer: J. G. Broadbent

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