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: Harry Lauder

(S.B. from London)


Entertainer: Harry Lauder

: Two by Two

Suzanne Stoneley (Flute) and Frederick Clements (Clarinet)
The Mocking Bird

Vivien Lambelet (Soprano) and Mai Ramsay (Mezzo-Soprano)

Will Van Allen (The Musical Tramp) and Bert


Flautist: Suzanne Stoneley
Clarinettist: Frederick Clements
Soprano: Vivien Lambelet
Mezzo-Soprano: Mai Ramsay
Banjoist: Will Van Allen
Banjoist: Bert [Meredith]

: Two by Two: The Drawback

A Diminutive Drama in One Scene by Maurice Baring
She is twenty-one and He is twenty-seven. It is not necessary to know their names, for they are in a secluded corner of Kensington Gardens on a summer evening. She begins by assuring him that she will never change her mind - that is to say, she considers herself engaged to him whatever her family may say; but he has to confess to her something which he fears she may consider a drawback.


Writer: Maurice Baring
He: Hedley Goodall
She: Vera Clarke

: Two by Two: Archie Gay (Tenor) and Ronald Chivers (Baritone)


Tenor: Archie Gay
Baritone: Ronald Chivers

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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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