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: Prof. W.E.S. Turner: Glass in Modern Civilization: I: What is Glass?

S.B. from Sheffield


Speaker: Professor W.E.S. Turner

: S.B. from London

(9.35 Local Announcements)

: The Munitions of Mercy

A Fireman's Programme

I. The Fire Brigade Committee of Sloeborough, for example, agrees with the Mayor that it is better to be merciful to the rate-payers than to have new equipment for the Fire Brigade. There is one dissentient, Councillor Looms, who supports the Chief of the Fire Brigade.

II. Councillor Looms is defeated, but not vanquished

III. The Sloeborough Fire Brigade celebrates its annual dinner

IV. An Urgent Call

V. The Rescue


Arranged by: Harold Markham
Alderman Sir Archibald Ackroid, Mayor of Sloeborough: Richard Barron
Alderman Wrigglesworth, Chairman of the Fire Brigade Committee: D. Haydn Davies
Councillor George Looms, a grocer, also of the Committee: Gilbert Heron
Colonel Horlington, also of the Committee: Jack Parkin
Captain Jim Mainbrace, Chief Officer of the Sloeborough Fire Brigade: Bruce Belfrage
Mr. William Hawkins, the Volunteer Second Officer of the Brigade: Jacque Thomas
Marshall, Foreman Fireman of the Brigade: Sidney Evans
Walker, First Driver of the Brigade: Jack Parkin
Smithors, a Fireman of the Brigade: D. Haydn Davies
Captain Challis, Chief Officer of tho Silverford Brigade: T. Hannam-Clark
Mademoiselle Doria, a Cabaret Dancer: Margaret Davies

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