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: Miss Florence Farrar

Pianoforte Solo.


Pianist: Florence Farrar

: A Short Talk on The British Empire, Its Credit and Finance

by Ben H. Morgan, F.R.S.S., F.R.C.I. (Chairman, British Empire Producers' Organization).


Speaker: Ben H. Morgan

: Mr. Adam T. Nockels, Tenor; Miss Florence Farrar: Pianoforte Solo

Mr. Adam T. Nockels, Tenor.
Miss Florence Farrar: Pianoforte Solo.


Tenor: Adam T. Nockels
Pianist: Florence Farrar

: Women's Transmission

(a) Poultry Talk by "Chanticleer"; (b) In and Out of the Shops, by "The Copy Cat".


Speaker (Poultry Talk): "Chanticleer"

: Children's Transmission

(a) Kirkham Hamilton-"A Hollow Hut"; (b) Children's News.


Storyteller (A Hollow Hut): Kirkham Hamilton

: Scholars' Half-Hour

A Short Talk on "Household Management", by Mrs. J. G. Dakers.


Speaker: Mrs. J. G. Dakers

: First General News Bulletin

from London
Followed by Newcastle News, giving Local Weather Report.

: Talk on A Motor Trip Through the Alps

by Mr. E. Akhurst (Royal Grammar School N/c).


Speaker: E. Akhurst

: Newcastle Wireless Orchestra

Mr. Carl Fuchs: 'Cello Solo.
Newcastle Wireless Orchestra
Mme. Betty Humble, Soprano: (a) "Harp of the Woodlands" (Martin); (b) "Saint Peter and the Rose" (Bloye).
Mr. J. W. Babbs: Violin Solo, Sonata (Beethoven).
Mr. Carl Fuchs: 'Cello Solo: "Adagio from the Arpeggione-Sonata" (Schubert); "Mazurka in G Minor" (Popper).
Mme. Betty Humble, Soprano.
Mr. Carl Fuchs: 'Cello Solo.
Newcastle Wireless Orchestra


Musicians: Newcastle Wireless Orchestra
Cellist: Carl Fuchs
Soprano: Mme. Betty Humble
Violinist: J. W. Babbs

: Second General News Bulletin

from London
followed by Newcastle News, giving Local Weather Report.

: Dance Music

S.B. from London.
See London Programme

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Announcer: R. C. Pratt

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