Wartime fairy story by Henrik Ege. Music by Henry Reed. Episode I-' Hide that Poker '. Frederick Burt well as Mr. Cropper, Wynne Ajello as Conscience, Kitty de Legh as Mrs. Cropper. BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Mansel Thomas. Produced by Henry Reed !
.11.0 RHYTHM AND MELODY. John Horton : ' Feeling the Beat ! '
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. India : 'Opening up a Sub-Continent', by Sir Malcolm D.arling and Cyril Lloyd -Jones
11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES. ' Poor Pussy Gets a Husband ': original story by Diana Ross , retold for broadcasting
2.0 NATURE STUDY. 'The Village Green' : Scott Kennedy meets Tom at Wingates Village
2.15 Interval music
2.20 1 YSGOLION CYMRU. (For Welsh schools). 'Y Pentref ' : cyfres i blant dros naw mlwydd oed. ' Tro i Bentref Gwledig ' gan David Roberts , ar ffurf drama : Ifan Owen yn talu ymweliad a'r pentref ac yn siarad a rhai o'r cymeriadau-sydd yn byw yno
2.40 SENIOR HISTORY. The United States of America : ' Thirteen Independent Colonies in search of Union'. First of a series of ten broadcasts. Mrs. Edward Murrow discusses who the Americans were in 1783, and describes the problems that faced the States in their newly-won independence
in ' Anything fQr a Change ': fifth of six diversions, written by Aubrey Danvers - Walker, with Winifred Oughton , Ewart Scott , Hugh Morton ,
Bill Stephens , and Joan Young. Singers, Bettie Bucknelle and Tom Lynch. BBC Revue Orchestra : conductor, Mansel Thomas. Produced by Tom Ronald
War dramas of the week ; reconstructions of the news from the battle-fronts of the world. General editor, Robert Barr. Music under the direc
.tion of George Walter. Narrator,
James McKechnie. Produced by John Glyn-Jones
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