and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Records of Adelaide Hall, the coloured singer
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
7.40 Exercises for women : May Brown
An anthology of favourites
Popular dance music and songs on gramophone records
Conductor, Rae Jenkins
Introductory music Prayer
Fill thou my life, 0 Lord my God
(A. and M. 705, omitting w. 5 and 6; S.P. 492) (Tune : Richmond)
Prayers : The Prayer for Today and Lord's Prayer
Thy Kingdom come, 0 God (A. and M. 217 ; C.H. 152) (Tune : St. Cecilia)
(For Welsh schools). Cwrs y Byd. Trem ar newyddion yr wythnos
News commentary and interlude
from p. 69 of ' New Every Morning ' and p. 30 of ' Each Returning Day'
sung by Victor Harding
Tell me not, sweet My Sweet Sweeting
Three Salt-water Ballads : Port of Many
Ships ; Trade Winds ; Mother Carey
The Sergeant's Song
Talk by Charlotte Raymond of the Harvard Public Health Unit
11.0 MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR INFANTS : Ann Driver. ' Listening to sounds of different pitch '
11.20 Interval music
11.25 SCOTTISH HERITAGE: 'The Building of a Cathedral', by George Scott Moncrieff
11.45 TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS : I shall never forget: 1—' My first visit to Britain ', by Hsiao Chien '
ENSA concert for war-workers. Charles Ernesco and his Sextet, with Mervyn Saunders , Freddie Bamburger, the Southern Sisters
Moiseiwitsch (piano). BBC Symphony Orchestra (leader, Paul Beard ), conductor, Sir Adrian Boult
God Save the King
The Star-Spangled Banner-
From a concert hall in the South
2.0 TR\VEL TALKS : Russia. ' A Russian Farm ' : Picture of a collective farm at work, by. Sir Robert Greig
2.15"' Interval music
2.20 USEFUL CITIZENS : Series of imaginary interviews between F. H. Grisewood and people who have worked to make the world a better place than they found it. ' James Watt and Matthew Boulton-Science in Industry '
2.40 ORCHESTRAL CONCERT SERIES : Overture to Humperdinck's fairy opera, Hansel and Gretel. Reginald Jacques , D.Mus.
Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
Inns of Court Regiment. Programme by Major J. T. Gorman with the BBC Military Band, conductor, P. S. G. O'Donnell. Narrator, Tom Dawson
Major J. T.
P. S. G.
played by Iris Greep '(piano)
Making the most of materials : talk by K. M. Norris
Programme of song memories played and sung by Margaret Tann Williams, Mary Maddock , Emlyn Burns , Bernard Goldstein , and the Souvenir Sextet. Presented by Mai Jones
Sgwrs gan Dr. J. Lloyd Williams Bydd Mair Howells yn canu un neu ddwy o'r caneuon. (Talk in Welsh)
Dr. J. Lloyd
' Once a Month ' : a magazine bringing you interesting items from all over the country
1 ' Health and Strength' : talk by a rope-maker. Irish tunes, played by R. L. O'Mealy and Paul Sweeney
2 'Toys to make' : Esther Grainger offers some suggestions on how to utilise odd bits and pieces to make interesting toys for your young brothers and sisters. ' Up and coming : this month's two young artists are Moreen Pickering (soprano) and Gordon Jenkins (xylophone)
3 ' Owt abaht owt ' : featuring lads and lasses from the North Country
4 Variety : songs by Lauretta Boston. Some microphone impressions by Peter Dalton and Desmond Heaven
National and Regional announcements
George Meredith : Sir John Pollock , Bart.
Madrigals : T. B. Lawrence
Recordings have been made of an amateur choral society rehearsing under T. B. Lawrence , the conductor of the Fleet Street Choir. Listeners hear them at work on some of the most representative of the English madrigals. Presented by Clifton 'Helliwell
Programme of gramophone records
that's what I say'
Fourth of twelve broadcasts, each prefaced by - short scene from everyday life, and each illustrating the .usage of some familiar, catch phrase. Are such phrases just a way of avoiding clear thinking, or do they represent the wisdom of the ages
Dramatised account of the experiences of a number of British correspondents in Berlin in the years before the war.
in ' It's That Man Again', with Jack Train ; and Horace Percival , Sydney Keith , Clarence Wright , Fred Yule , Dorothy Summers , Kay Cavendish , Paula Green , Dino Galvani. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Script by Ted Kavanagh. Produced by francis Worsley
Conducted by Gideon Fagan
Wartime fairy story with lots of morals, written by Henrik Ege ; music by Henry Reed. Produced by Gordon Crier. Episode 12-' Twelfth and lastly'. Frederick Burtwell as Mr. Cropper, Wynne Ajello as Conscience, Kitty de Legh as Mrs. Cropper, and the Three Small Voices. BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Hyam Greenbaum.
Programme on the occasion of the sixtieth birthday of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Introduced by H.E. the Hon. Anthony J. Drexel Biddle , Jr., American Ambassador to the Allied Governments established in London. Arranged by Basil Woon and D. G. Bridson
Today good wishes from all over the world are reaching the White House, where President Roosevelt is celebrating his sixtieth birthday. This programme from London is a 'spontaneous statement of that goodwill, as expressed by ordinary men and women from all parts of Europe.
Anthony J. Drexel
(by permission of the Air Council). Leader, Sergeant J. Miller