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: The Scala String Quintet

under the Direction of Alfred Inman.


Unknown: Alfred Inman.

: Afternoon Topics

M. K. Dodgson, " Country Deligbts--(3) Of Goats."

: Programme

S.B. from London.


" St. Simeon Stylites."
Written by F. Sladen-Smith .
Produced by HAROLD HALLAS.
Relayed to Daventry.
Cast :
(The Huddersfield Thespians are shortly going to America to compete with this play in the David Belasco Cup Match.)
Mind Picture: The Scene is the top of a column near Antioch in the Early 5th Century, to which Simeon had " retired from the world." The time is a late afternoon and evening when he is visited by a Pilgrim, a King and his Jester, a lady and her maid, and the Devil and his friend. (In other words lie is tempted to leave the column by the world. the flesh and the devil.)


Written By: F. Sladen-Smith
Produced By: Harold Hallas.


In a humorous interlude, by Jack Sayep.
Music by Jack Woods Smith.
A Southern Romance by John Sayes.
Composed by Cecil Moon.


Unknown: Jack Sayep.
Music By: Jack Woods Smith.
Unknown: John Sayes.
Composed By: Cecil Moon.

: Programme

S.B. from London.

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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