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: THE FIRST DAY OF THE WEEK

Readings for Sunday morning

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: NEWS

: MORNING MELODY

Guy Daines and his Orchestra with Gerald Shaw (organ)

Contributors

Unknown: Guy Daines
Unknown: Gerald Shaw

: MORNING SERVICE

from lona Abbey , with a congregation of islanders, members of the lona community, and holidaymakers. Conducted by the Rev. George F. MacLeod , M.C., D.D.,
Father, we praise thee iC.H. 263;
S.P. 28)
Call to Prayer; Prayers
Old Testament Lesson: 1 Chroniclea
17. vv 1-13
Gospel: St. John 2. vv. 19-22
Come down, 0 Love divine (C.H. 191;
S.P. 177)
Sermon
0 God thou art the Father (C.H. 454) Prayers and the Lord's Prayer
Lift up your heads (C.H. 385; S.P.
301)
Blessing _
Choirmaster, Reginald Barrett-Ayres

Contributors

Unknown: Lona Abbey
Unknown: George F. MacLeod
Choirmaster: Reginald Barrett-Ayres

: ORCHESTRAL MUSIC

Waltz: Wine, Woman, and Song
(Johann Strauss. Jnr.): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Herbert von Karajan
Piano Concerto No. 3, in D minor,
(Rachmaninov): the composer (piano) with the Philadelphia Orchestra, conducted by Eugene Ormandy
Symphony in D minor (Cisar Franck ):
Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, conducted by Charles Munch on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown: Johann Strauss.
Conducted By: Herbert von Karajan
Conducted By: Eugene Ormandy
Unknown: Cisar Franck
Unknown: Charles Munch

: TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE

Memories of the Canadian West by Lord Tweedsmuir
The speaker first visited the Canadian West in 1936, where he was able to meet many of those who remembered the Indian wars of the 1870s and 1880s.

: THE CRITICS

Five experts on films, theatre, books, radio, and art
Conducted by Roger Manvell
12.11 Books: Jim Rose
12.20 Radio: Tom Hopkinson
12.28 Art: Hugh Scrutton
12.37 Films: George Campbell Dixon
12.45 Theatre: Eric Keown

Contributors

Conducted By: Roger Manvell
Unknown: Jim Rose
Unknown: Tom Hopkinson
Unknown: Hugh Scrutton
Unknown: George Campbell Dixon
Unknown: Eric Keown

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: NEWS

: COUNTRY MAGAZINE

A general number from Northern Ireland
Ralph Wightman introduces
Bridget Fitzpatrick
Victor Moore
Mrs. A. E. Farrell
Dan McCaffrey
John McGovern
Singer: James Shaw accompanied by the Pearl Ensemble
Produced by James Mageean and Sam Hanna Bell

Contributors

Introduces: Ralph Wightman
Unknown: Bridget Fitzpatrick
Unknown: Victor Moore
Unknown: Mrs. A. E. Farrell
Unknown: Dan McCaffrey
Singer: John McGovern
Singer: James Shaw
Produced By: James Mageean
Produced By: Sam Hanna Bell

: OPERA AT HOME

Gordon Whelan introduces gramophone records of great singers past and present

Contributors

Introduces: Gordon Whelan

: LONDON PRIDE

Wynford Vaughan Thomas introduces interesting places in the largest city in the world
4-Hampstead
Programme produced by Bernard Lyons

Contributors

Unknown: Wynford Vaughan Thomas
Produced By: Bernard Lyons

: MICHAEL FREEDMAN

and his Orchestra
Esther Salaman (mezzo-soprano)

Contributors

Mezzo-Soprano: Esther Salaman

: VIENNESE LIGHT OPERA

Joyce Gartside (soprano)
Marion Studholme (soprano)
Barbara Howitt (mezzo-soprano)
Gwent Lewis (tenor)
Edmund Donlevy (baritone)
BBC Midland Light Orchestra
(Leader, Frank Thomas )
Conducted by Leo Wurmser
The programme includes Items from Suppe's 'Boccaccio.' Lehar's 'Giuditta,' and Johann Strauss ' ' The Gypsy Baron ' and ' Die Fledermaus ' (Marion Studholme and Edmund Donlevy broadcast by permission of the Governors of Sadlers Wells; Gwent Lewis broadcasts by permission of the Carl Rosa Opera Company; Barbara Howitt , of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Ltd.)

Contributors

Soprano: Marion Studholme
Mezzo-Soprano: Barbara Howitt
Baritone: Edmund Donlevy
Leader: Frank Thomas
Conducted By: Leo Wurmser
Conducted By: Johann Strauss
Unknown: Marion Studholme
Unknown: Edmund Donlevy
Unknown: Barbara Howitt

: CHILDREN'S HOUR

A programme in honour of William Perm , the great English Quaker, recorded by the Protestant Radio Commission of the U.S.A.
Penn, the founder of Pennsylvania and the city Philadelphia (which means ' brotherly love '), reconciled the white men and the Red Indians of the Colony who said, We will live in love with William Penn and his children as long as the sun and moon give light.'

Contributors

Unknown: William Perm
Unknown: William Penn

: Chopcherry

A picnic of summer verse compiled and conducted by Benedict Ellis with Alexandra Mikellatos and Frank Duncan

Contributors

Conducted By: Benedict Ellis
Unknown: Alexandra Mikellatos
Unknown: Frank Duncan

: The Weather

Shipping amd general weather forecasts, followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England

: 6.0 NEWS

: THE EYE-WITNESS

Reports from Britain and overseas

: CHAMBER

'The Birds' is a suite of five pieces by composers of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, arranged for small orchestra by Ottorino Respighi. The Prelude is by Pasquini; ' The Dove ' the second movement, by Jacques de Gallot; 'The Hen ' by Rameau; ' The Nightingale ' by an anonymous English composer of the seventeenth century; ' The Cuckoo ' again by Pasquini. It should be added that in the Prelude both the hen and the dove are heard as well as the cuckoo, so that Rameau and de Gallot should share the credit for it. with Pasquini. The work is scored for flute, oboe. two clarinets, two bassoons, two horns, trumpet, and strings. Harold Rutland

Contributors

Leader: Andrew Cooper
Conductor: Anthony Bernard

: EVENING SERVICE

For Lammastide
From Williton Parish Church, Somerset. Conducted by the Rev. Harold Saxby
Sentence; the Lord's Prayer Versicles and Responses Psalm 121
First Lesson: Deuteronomy 30. w.
8-10
Magnificat
Second Lesson: St. Luke 12, w. 16-21 Nunc dimittie
Creed; the Lord's Prayer and Collects Fair waved the golden corn (A. and M. 339)
Sermon
Presentation of the First-fruits of the Harvest
General Thanksgiving; the Grace
To thee, 0 Lord, our heartswe raise
(A. and M. 384)
Blessing
Organist, Winifred M. Sparks
Choirmaster, W J. Amherst

Contributors

Unknown: Harold Saxby
Organist: Winifred M. Sparks

: THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Appeal on behalf of the London City Mission, by the Chairman, the Lord Radsitock
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
The London City Mission was instituted in 1835 for the purpose of taking the Gospel to London's multitudes; of giving essential rehef to sick and poor, to the homeless and to the dis'ressed; and of bringing friendship and love to the fallen and to the defeated. Today 180 full-time missionaries are engaged in this personal work, making a million visits annually to London's homes and more than 50,000 visits to London's sick, bedridden, and infirm people.
The Society superintends 112 centres situated in strategic places throughout the metropolis, and the Country Holiday Fund provides holidays and outings for thousands of women and children.

: 'JOHN KEMP'

A radio play in twelve parts by Peter Cresiwell founded on the novel ' Romance ' by Joseph Conrad and F. M. Hueffer
2 — ' Your Uncle the Pirate ' with Ronald Sidney. Frank Atkinson
'Jack Shaw. Arthur Gross
Bryan Powley , and Ella Milne
Production by Frederick Bradnum
Young John Kemp has his first glimpse of the great world beyond the small estate in Kent where he was born. when his neighbour and cousin Sir Ralph Rooksby , engaged to marry John's sister Veronica, is visited by their Spanish kinsman Don Carlos Riego. The latter has a mysterious servant, Tomas Castro , who, when serving with Napoleon's Spanish Contingent in the Peninsular War, had had his right arm amputated and replaced by a blade. The time comes when these two ride to Liver-pool where Carlos is to take ship, having been sent for by his aged uncle Don Balthasar Riego , a very great nobleman. A chance encounter on the dockside leads to an accusation of theft against Castro and with the Bow Street Runners in hot pursuit Carlos and Castro are forced to return and hide in Rooksby's barn. Rooksby arranges for them to be smuggled aboard the Thamar bound for Jamaica, but in helping them to escape John Kemp himself becomes embroiled and is forced to go with them.

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Cresiwell
Unknown: Joseph Conrad
Unknown: F. M. Hueffer
Unknown: Ronald Sidney.
Unknown: Frank Atkinson
Unknown: Jack Shaw.
Unknown: Arthur Gross
Unknown: Bryan Powley
Unknown: Ella Milne
Production By: Frederick Bradnum
Unknown: Young John Kemp
Unknown: Sir Ralph Rooksby
Unknown: Don Carlos Riego.
Unknown: Tomas Castro
Unknown: Don Balthasar Riego
Unknown: John Kemp
John Kemup: Andrew Faulds
Don Carlos Riego: David Peel
Tomas Castro: Abraham Sofaer
Don Balthasar Riego: Edmund Willard
Nichols: Nicholas Stuart
Oldham: Malcolm Graeme
Ramon: Leonard Sachs
David Macdonald: Patrick Troughton
Sir Charles Rowley: Donald Bissett
Captain Williams: Oliver Burt
Condemned man: Rat de la Torre
O'Brien: Harry Hutchinson

: .0NEWS

: MAKING PLANS

Philip Toynbee talks about the plans we make for using our leisure time to best advantage— and our frequent fadlure to fulfil them

Contributors

Talks: Philip Toynbee

: Now It Can Be Told TORPEDO EIGHT

The story of the attack by American Naval Torpedo Bombers against the overwhelming odds of the Japanese fleet at Midway in the Pacific
Written by Kenneth Poolman
Produced by Tom Waldron

Contributors

Written By: Kenneth Poolman
Produced By: Tom Waldron

: BRAHMS

Sonata in E minor, Op. 38 played by. Vivian Joseph (cello)
Margaret Chamberlain (piano)

Contributors

Cello: Vivian Joseph
Piano: Margaret Chamberlain

: THE EPILOGUE

' Changed from glory to glory'
Psalm 8
St. Luke 9, vv 28-45
From glory to glory advancing (Tune
Sheen)
2 Corirathiams 3. v. 18

: News Summary

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