and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Records of Walter Midgley (tenor)
Exercises for men : George Welton
7.40 Exercises for women : May Brown
An anthology of favourites
Food problems in the small household
Mixed choice of records. The high spot is the Blue Danube Waltz, played by the Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra
under the direction of Tom Jenkins
Rudolph Dunbar (born in British Guiana) talks about the coloured people, of the Empire
at the organ of the Granada, North Cheam
News commentary and interlude
from p. 53 of ' New Every Morning ' and p. 58 of ' Each Returning Day'
Harry Davidson and his Orchestra
11.0 SINGING TOGETHER : by Herbert Wiseman. Request programme
11.20 I YSGOLION CYMRU : (For Welsh schools). Diwylliant Cymru, gan Dr. Iorwerth C. Peate. 11-' Amaethu '
11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES : Play : ' Prince Wisewit's Return ', based on the last story of Frances Brown 's book ' Granny's Wonderful Chair', followed by a short account of the author's life
12.0 THE FOUR GOSPELS : 'The Doctrine of the Person of Christ', by Canon H. J. Carpenter , Warden of Keble College, Oxford
Canon H. J.
Conducted by Clarence Raybould
All sorts of people tell how, why, and where they have grown more food
followed by a recording of last night's postscript
recorded in the U.S.S.R.
The U.S.S.R. Red Banner Ensemble, conducted by A. V. Alexandrov : Tachanka (Ruderman — Listov) ,• Kalinka (trad.) ; Through the moonlit meadow (trad.) ; The Young Birch Tree
Moscow State Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra : Song of Alexander Nevsky ; Arise, ye Russian people (both from Alexander Nevsky : Lugovsky-Prokofiev)
1.50 SCIENCE AND GARDENING :
'Work to do now in the garden': C. F. Lawrance
2.10 Interval music
2.15 STORIES FROM WORLD HISTORY: ' Peter the Great ' : the adventures of a Russian Tsar in Western Europe, and what he did on his return/home
2.35 Interval music
2.40 SENIOR ENGLISH I : English for everyday use. Spelling bee : boys of 13 against girls of 13
Primo Scala's Accordion Band,' directed by Harry Bidgood
Essie Ackland (contralto), Dale Smith (baritone), and the BBC Salon Orchestra, conductor, Leslie Bridge water
Talk on education, by Dr. F. H. Spencer
Dr. F. H.
Conducted by Julius Harrison
(First broadcast performance)
Sgwrs gan Tom Jones. (Talk in Welsh)
5.20 Piano solos by Charles, and ' Matilda goes North' : another adventure of Matilda Mouse by Dora Broome , told by Wilfred
5.45 The Zoo Man
National and Regional announcements
Serial specially written for broadcasting by Lewis Middleton Harvey , and produced by Val Gielgud. Instalment 6-' Beverley Hills '
(by permission of Gainsborough Pictures,
Henry K Hammerston:
' The rebuilding of Britain as it affects you : How much does finance matter ? ' J. Maynard Keynes, with questions by George W. Cadbury
Magda Kun , Joe King , and Bryan Michie in the first broadcast of this series, with Bettie Bucknelle and Victor Lyndon , not forgetting Mr. Wilks, the talking dog, and the Postman. BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Mansel Thomas. Written by St. John Cooper and Loftus Wigram. Presented by Eric Spear
featuring Jack Payne with hit Orchestra, and artists
Story of Mussolini and the Fascist movement, told in three parts by Igor Vinogradoff , with incidental music by Mischa Spoliansky , and with Robert Atkins as Mussolini. Produced by Peter Creswell. Part 1 —' Mussolini in the Making '
Dave Willis heads what is almost a cabaret, with Jeanette Adie , Jan Brown , Ann Rich , and the Scottish Variety Orchestra (conductor, Ronnie Munro ). Presented by Tom Dawson. (Special recording)
Conductor, Ian Whyte
and his Band, with Pat McCormac , Bette Roberts , Don Rivers , and Harry Kaye