and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Records of Frank Crumit
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
7.40 Exercises for women : May Brown
An anthology of favourites
Records taken at random from the rack
Conductor, Leslie Bridgewater
News commentary and interlude
from p. 109 of ' New Every Morning ' and p. 28 of ' Each Returning Day'
Harry M. Millen at the theatre organ
11.0 THE MUSICAL TRAVELLER : ' The Traveller and his gramophone '
11.20 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH by Jean-Jacques Oberlin and Madeleine Duranton. Concours: ' Quel est cet oiseau ?
11.40 : SENIOR GEOGRAPHY : 'Making the Americas '. The United States : 'Feeding the cities', by Flora Slack
Lunch-hour entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain
Five-minute talk to the women behind the fighting line, by a nurse
2.0 NATURE STUDY : ' Climbing liquids ' : Frank Gillard
2.15 Interval music
2.20 PHYSICAL TRAINING (for use in schoolrooms) : by Edith Dowling
2.35 Interval music
2.40 SENIOR HISTORY : 1800-1875
' England expects ' : Story of Nelson and the Navy, with three dramatic interludes by Eric Gibbs
Percival Mackey and his Orchestra
Conductor, Ernest W. Goss. William Pleeth (cello)
Conductor, Stanford Robinson
(Studio- Service in Welsh). Cymerir y Gweddiiau o'r llyfr Bob Bore o Newydd'
' Nicholas Nickleby ', by Charles Dickens , adapted by Audrey Lucas. Part2—' Newman Noggs lends a hand.' Produced by Nan Macdonald
National and Regional announcements
Any Questions ?
Today another series of listeners' questions are answered at the microphone by the Farmers' Brains Trust. Professor Scott Watson and W. S. Mansfield are in the studio as usual, with F. H. Grisewood as Question-Master. Among the guests is Clyde Higgs
Another thirty minutes with ' The Ship's Company'. Book and lyrics by Leading Writer Roland Black burn. Music by Signalman Geoffrey Wright. Produced by Reginald Smith
Other parts played by Foster Carlin , Horace Percival andElsie Hay
Male Chorus, and augmented BBC Revue Orchestra conducted by Hyam Greenbaum
Chief Petty Officer:
11— ' Just a habit'. Making habits and breaking habits
(January 29, 1863-june 10, 1934) Programme in commemoration of the birthday of a great composer. Several of his works are being played by the BBC Symphony Orchestra--conductor, Sir Adrian Boult-and introduced by Eric Fenby , who was closely associated with Delius in his later years
by Robert Barr , produced by John Glyn-Jones . Programme arranged in co-operation with the Ministry of Aircraft Production
by Major General R. J. Collins , C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O.
General R. J.
String Quartet in C, Op. 29
Played by the Catterall String Quartet : Arthur Catterall (violin), Audrey Catterall (violin), Lena Wood (viola), Johan Hock (cello), and James Lockyer (2nd viola)
Address by the Very Rev. Bernard Delany , O.P.
Very Rev. Bernard
Programme of gramophone records presented by David Lloyd James
An anthology selected by Stephen Potter