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: A Ballad Concert

BARBARA FREWING (Contralto)
CHARLES TREHARNE (Baritone)

: Frascati's Orchestra

Directed by GEORGES HAECK From the Restaurant Frascati
2.0 2.25 (Daventry Only) Experimental Transmission of Still Pictures by the Fultograph Process

: Broadcast to Schools

:
Miss C. VoN Wy9S : Nature Study for Town and Country Schools—VIII, What Seedlings Need to Grow

: Mr. J. C. STOBART and Miss MARY SOMER-VILLE

: 'Foundations of Poetry (Course II)-
English roetry from Milton to Wordsworth-
Wordsworth '

: Miss MARGARET GREEN Health in the Home-I, Food and Drink '

THIS afternoon Miss Margaret Green begins a new series of talks on such questions as food and drink, fresh air and sunlight, clothing, exorcise, and rest. She speaks from great practical experience, as, in addition to being a lecturer on health, maternity, and child welfare, she is a State-registered nurse, a midwife, and a health visitor.

: A Light Classical Concert

AGLAIA VON ZECU (Pianoforte)
The STRATTON STRING QUARTET
Q

: Organ Recital by Edward O'Henry

From Madame Tussaud 's Cinema

: THE CHILDREN'S HOUR

' The Truth nbout M'Bung ' (at least, we hope it is the truth), written and told by RALPH DE ROHAN , with illustrations by ' M'BUNNNY'

: THE FOUNDATIONS OF MUSIC

MOZART'S PIANOFORTE SONATAS
Played by ANGUS MORRISON

: Mr. H. A. GRIMSHAW: Native Labour.'

NATIVE labour is a subject of the keenest interest to every citizen of a. Colonial power who wants to be sure that his country's record of dealings with the more backward peoples of the globe is kept clean. Most of us can remember various historic exposures of forced labour systems, and realize how much the League of Nations can do in the way of supervising the conditions of native labour in odd corners of the world. Mr. Grimshaw, is the native labour expert of the International Labour Office, and he probably knows more about the subject than any other man alivo.

: Mrs. SIDNEY WEBB: ' How to Study Social Questions-I, Observation and Experiment '

PRACTICAL sociology has never had two more expert exponents than Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Webb. They are admittedly unrivalled in the handling of the complicated masses of facts— and, still more intricate, documents in which facts may or may not lie concealed-which are the raw material of social, political, and economic history and theory. In the serios of four talks, of which this evening's is the first, Mrs. Webb will explain by what methods it is possible to arrive at new truth.

: AN ORGAN RECITAL

by H. Goss CUSTARD
From Liverpool Cathedral
S.B.from Liverpool

: 'Madame Butterfly' Act II

THREE years have passed sinco, in Act L
Pinkerton, the American naval officer, has loft little Madame Butterfly,' with whom he had contracted a ' 'Japanese marriage.' She still believes in him and waits happily for his return. Sharpless, the United States Consul, tries to persuade her that she has been deserted and must marry again, but she will have none of this. At the end of the scene, Pinkerton's ship arrives in the harbour, and Butterfly stands waiting at the window all night, listening for his footsteps.

: 'The Future of the Cinema'—VI

Mr. ERNEST BETTS (Author of ' Heraclitus,' or 'The Future of Films')

: 'Squirrel's Cage'

A Play for the Microphone by TYRONE GUTHRIE
Incidental Music by OWEN MASE
The following are the chief persons whose voices you will hear :— Henry Wilson
John (his father.) Rose (his mother) Mary (his aunt), Ivy (his wife)
There are new features about this play. It is written in six scenes and five interludes without narration or any break between. At the end of each episode there will be one stroke on a bell, then the scream of a syren, suggesting a rush through time and space.
The Scenes and Interludes are in the following order:—
Scene I
Interlude I
Scene II
Interlude II
Scene III
Interludes III and IV
Scenes IV and V
Interlude V
Scene VI

: DANCE MUSIC

: ABE
LYMAN and his CALIFORNIANS from the Kit. Cat Restaurant








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