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: Organ Music from the Piccadilly Picture Theatre

(to 13.30)


Organist: H. Fitzroy-Page

: Women's Half-Hour

Nellie Roberts (Contralto).


Contralto: Nellie Roberts

: Concert by the 2ZY Quartet and Angus Morrison (Solo Pianoforte)

(to 16.30)


Musicians: The 2ZY Quartet
Pianist: Angus Morrison

: Mr. G. H. Cowling. M.A.. of Leeds University

on " Six Great Books "-(4)
Dickens' " Old Curiosity Shop."

: Weather Forecast and News

S.B. from London.

G. A. Atkinson
S.B. from London.

Local News

Station Director's Talk


Film critic: G. A. Atkinson
Speaker: Station Director [name uncredited]

: The " 2ZY " Dramatic Company

The Great American Drama "THE THIRD DEGREE.'
In Four Acts by Charles Klein.
Produced for "2ZY " by VICTOR SMYTHE.
Director of Stage Movement.
Act I.-Robert Underwood's Apartments-
New York.
Act II.-Libraryin the Home of Richard Brewster.
Act III.-Library in the Home of Richard Brewster.
Act IV.-Dining-room in the Harlem Flat of Howard Jeffries , Junr.
Musical Interludes by the " 2ZY " Quartet.


Unknown: Charles Klein.
Unknown: Victor Smythe.
Unknown: D. E. Ormerod.
Unknown: Richard Brewster.
Unknown: Richard Brewster.
Unknown: Howard Jeffries

: Weather Forecast and News

Mr. W. F. Bletcher, Examiner in Spanish to the U.L.C.I.: Spanish Talk

Local News


Speaker (Spanish Talk): W. F. Bletcher

: Close down


Announcer: Victor Smythe

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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.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

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