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: Concert

by the Station Light Orchestra.


Musicians: The Station Light Orchestra

: Women's Half-Hour

Mrs. Thorp on "District Nursing."

Miss Norah Balls, Recitations.


Speaker (District Nursing): Mrs. Thorp
Performer: Norah Bells

: Scholars' Half-Hour

Mr. J.J. Todd, B.Sc., on "Charles Lamb."


Speaker: J.J. Todd

: News and Weather Forecast

S.B. from London.

Radio Society Talk
S.B. from London.

Mr. H. E. Powell-Jones
S.B. from London.

Local News


Speaker: H. E. Powell-Jones

: An Evening of Grieg

The Station Orchestra
Conductor, William A. Crosse
Suite, "Peer Gynt," No. 1.

Dorothy Helmrich (Soprano)
"From Monte Pincio."
"Solveig's Cradle Song" ...........
"To Springtime."
"The Swan."

Desiree Macewan (Solo Pianoforte)

Two Symphonic Dances Nos. 1 and 2.

Robert Strangeways (Baritone)
"Father's Cradle Song" ............ (5)
"Der Einsame" ...................... (5)

Desiree Macewan

Dorothy Helmrich
"Solveig's Song" ................... (5)
"Wild Geese."
"I Love Thee" ....................... (5)
"Good Morning."
"Your Warning is Good."

Suite, "Sigurd Jorsalfar."


Musicians: The Station Orchestra
Conductor: William A. Crosse
Soprano: Dorothy Helmrich
Pianist: Desiree Macewan
Baritone: Robert Strangeways

: News and Weather Forecast

S.B. from London.

Local News

: An Evening of Grieg: Robert Strangeways

"Autumn Storms."
"The Old King."


Baritone: Robert Strangeways

: Close down


Announcer: E. L. Odhams

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