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: An Hour of Melody

by the Wireless Trio.
Overture, "A Fool's Paradise" (Flux); Fox-trot, "Tra-la-la-la-la" (Von Tilzer); Selection, "Hamlet" (Thomas); Waltz, "Morning Glory" (Thayne); Entr'acte, "Melodie Caprice" (Squire); Suite, "Wayside Sketches" (Minchin); One-step, "That One-Step" (Fisher); Selection, "The Arcadians" (Monckton); March, "The Cal" (Alstyne).
(to 16.30)

: Special Weather Report for Farmers

followed by Glasgow News and Weather Forecast.

: Rob Roy

Broadcast version to be transmitted by Wireless from Glasgow.
The Chorus Numbers will be sung by a large choir of the Lyric Club, Glasgow, by kind permission of the President and Committee.
The Wireless Station Orchestra will be considerably augmented for this occasion.
Leader of Orchestra, J. F. Fellowes
The Military Band of the 1st Royal Scots Fusiliers will play the necessary military music (by kind permission of the Commanding Officer). The Pipers will also be from the above Regiment.
The Vocal and Instrumental music for the production will be under the direction of Mr. Edwin Moir (Hon. Conductor, The Lyric Club).
The whole production produced and directed by Mr. R. E. Jeffrey, who has adapted this well-known play for Wireless Transmission.

Contributors

Hostess: Susie Maxwell
Musicians: The Wireless Station Orchestra
Orchestra leader: J. F. Fellowes
Musicians: The Military Band of the 1st Royal Scots Fusiliers
Vocal/instrumental music: Edwin Moir
Producer/director/adapter: Mr. R. E. Jeffrey
Rob Roy MacGregor: Mr. R. E. Jeffrey
Mr. Owen: J. A. Gibson
Francis Osbaldistone: J. Gregor MacGregor
Sir Frederick Vernon: T. M. Eadie Palfrey
Speaker: Nan Scott
Diana Vernon: Edith Brass
Singer: Edith Brass
Dougal: John Kaid MacLean
Bailie Nicol Jarvie: George Ross
Rash Leigh Osbaldistone: D. M. Stewart
MacStewart: W. G. Stephen
Major Galbraith: J. Livingston Dykes
Jean MacAlpine: Susie Maxwell
Captain Thronton: L. R. Piper
Helen MacGregor: Mrs. R. E. Jeffrey
Speaker of Prologues: Herbert A. Carruthers

Blog post that mentions this programme:

The Sunday Post: First issue 30 August 2015

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Contributors

Announcer: H. A. Carruthers








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