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: Talk to Women

"Gardening." by George Dance. The Orpheus Trio : H. L. Gibson (Flute); R. G. Somers (Oboe); Charles Leeson (Piano).

Contributors

Flute: H. L. Gibson
Flute: R. G. Somers
Oboe: Charles Leeson

: Scholars' Half-Hour

"Great Rivers of the World," by A. Barraclough , M.A.,
F.R.G.S.

Contributors

Unknown: A. Barraclough

: WEATHER FORECAST and NEWS.

S.B. from, London. Mr. W. TRAYNER : " The Lion-His
Place in Nature."
Local News.

Contributors

Unknown: W. Trayner

: The Golden Legend

(Relayed to "5XX.")
Adapted from the Poem of Longfellow by Joseph Bennett.
Set to Music by Arthur Sullivan (11).
THE WIRELESS ORCHESTRA:
THE "6BM" CHOIR:
Conducted by Capt. W.A. FEATHERSTONE.

Prologue - The Spire of Strasburg Cathedral. Night and Storm. Lucifer, with the Powers of the Air, trying to tear down the Cross.
(Lucifer and Chorus.)

Scene I.-The Castle of Vautsberg on the Rhine. A Chamber in a Tower. Prince
Henry sitting alone, ill, and restless. Midnight.
(Prince Henry, Lucifer, and Chorus.)

Scene 2.-Before the house of Ursula.
Villagers have gathered after labour. Evening.
(Elsie, Ursula, Prince Henry, and Chorus.)

Scene 3.-On the Road to Salerno.
(Elsie, Prince Henry, Lucifer, and Chorus.)

Scene 4.-The Medical School at Salerno.
Lucifer, dressed as a doctor.
(Elsie, Prince Henry, Lucifer, and Chorus.)

Scene 5.-Ursula's Cottage.
(Ursula and a Forester.)

Choral Epilogue.

Contributors

Unknown: Joseph Bennett.
Unknown: Arthur Sullivan
Unknown: Capt. W. A. Featherstone.
Unknown: Strasburg Cathe

: Programme

S.B. from London.








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