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: Pure Mathematics: Year II: Programme 75

For Schools
Previously shown in November 1963
(to 9.55)

Contributors

Presented by: Norman Hyland
Director: John Field

: Men in History: 10: Lullingstone Villa

Written and introduced by Hugh Ross Williamson.
Today's programme shows what it was like to live in a villa in Kent about A.D. 410.
For Schools
Repeated on Wednesday at 9.38 a.m.
(to 10.20)

Contributors

Writer/presenter: Hugh Ross Williamson
Producer: Felicity Kinross

: Watch with Mother: Picture Book

For the very young
Vera McKechnie turns the pages and shows you how to make a paper hat.
You need newspaper, glue, and scissors
BBC film
(to 11.00)

Contributors

Presenter: Vera McKechnie
Editor: Maria Bird
Producer: Freda Lingstrom

: The Orchestra: 10: Concert

London Philharmonic Orchestra
Led by Henry Datyner
Conducted by Kenneth Alwyn who also introduces the programme.
Music includes Movements from Hary Janos by Kodaly.
For Schools
(Previously shown in November 1963)
Repeated Friday, Dec. 11, at 2.5 p.m.
(to 11.25)

Contributors

Musicians: London Philharmonic Orchestra
[Orchestra] leader: Henry Datyner
[Orchestra] conducted by/presenter: Kenneth Alwyn
Director: Michael Simpson
Producer: John Hosier

: For Sixth Forms: Artists' Notebooks: 4: Vincent van Gogh

Written and produced by Michael Gill.

Vincent van Gogh's painting career only occupied the last ten years of his life. Largely self-taught, misunderstood, constantly harried by ill health and poverty, his life embodies in an extreme form the isolation of the modern artist. He left more than 800 paintings, but only one was sold in his lifetime.

BBC film for Schools
(Repeated on Thursday at 11.5 a.m.)
(to 12.00)

Contributors

Writer/Producer: Michael Gill
Narrator: Tony Church
Filmed by: John A.S. Turner
Filmed by: Joan Jeffryes
Filmed by: Caravel Films
Editor: Tony Williams
Music composed and played by: Anthony Bowles
Voice of Vincent van Gogh: Alan Dobie

: Heddiw

gydag Owen Edwards
Topical items in Welsh.
(Crystal Palace, Sutton Coldfield, Holme Moss)

: The News

: Watch with Mother: Tales of the Riverbank: Hammy Meets a Stranger

For the very young
A film series.

While Roderick the Rat is away visiting his uncle, the Hamster encounters a stranger in the wild-wood and proves himself to be the bravest of the animals along the riverbank.
Commentary spoken by Johnny Morris.

(to 13.45)

Contributors

Director: Dave Ellison
Narrator: Johnny Morris
Presented by: Peggy Miller

: Going to Work: The First Day at Work

Written and produced by Peter Scroggs.
Introduced by Peter West.
Starting work means entering an adult world. There will be many new problems to cope with.
BBC film for Schools
Repeated on Friday at 9.35 a.m.
(to 14.25)

Contributors

Writer/producer: Peter Scroggs
Presenter: Peter West
Designer: Stuart Walker

: Signpost: Going to the Theatre: Making Do

The cast carry on the story of the Cursed Necklace - but without scenery, properties, and costumes.
With Dorothy Bart, James Grout, Terry Wale, David Weston, Frances White
For Schools
Previously shown in January 1963
Repeated Thurs., Dec. 10, 11.38 a.m.
(to 14.50)

Contributors

Script: Hugh Ross Williamson
Script/producer: Ronald Smedley
[Actress]: Dorothy Bart
[Actor]: James Grout
[Actor]: Terry Wale
[Actor]: David Weston
[Actress]: Frances White

: Middle School Mathematics: 10: Plane Patterns

How many kinds of ribbon pattern and wallpaper are there?
Presented by David Morris.
For Schools
Repeated Friday, Dec. 11, at 10.0 a.m.
(to 15.15)

For the Deaf
Synopses are now available for these forthcoming TV plays: for adults, Kipling - The Bronckhorst Divorce Case (December 6); Z Cars - Bring Back the Cat (December 16) and First Foot (December 30); and for children, The Count of Monte Cristo, parts 10-12 (December 6, 13, and 20); Dr. Who and the Rescue (January 2 and 9); Tales from Europe - The Boy and the Pelican (December 10 and 17). Write to [address removed]

Contributors

Presenter: David Morris
Studio animations: Alfred Wurmser
Film animations: Colin Whitaker
Film animations: Caravel Film Studios
Director: Morton Surguy
Producer: John Cain

: Blue Peter

with Christopher Trace and Valerie Singleton.

Contributors

Presenter: Christopher Trace
Presenter: Valerie Singleton
Director: Edward Barnes
Producer: Biddy Baxter

: Ripcord

A series of film adventures about two parachutists.
Jim puts his flares to good use when confronted by a tricky situation.

: The News

: Town and Around

News and views from London and the South-East.
Introduced by Richard Baker.
followed by The Weather

Contributors

Presenter: Richard Baker

: St. Andrew's Day

Scottish song and dance to celebrate the occasion.
provided by Kenneth McKellar, Sheila Nicolson, Jimmy Reid, The Bruce McClure Dancers, The Clydebank Lyric Choir (Conductor, Alexander Graham), Jim MacLeod and his Band.
From Glasgow
(Jim MacLeod and his Band are appearing at Hotel Dunblane, Perthshire)
See page 27

Contributors

Singer: Kenneth McKellar
Singer: Sheila Nicolson
Singer: Jimmy Reid
Dancers: The Bruce McClure Dancers
Singers: The Clydebank Lyric Choir
[Choir] conductor: Alexander Graham
Musicians: Jim MacLeod and his Band
Dance direction: Bruce McClure
Designer: Jack Notman
Director: David Bell
Producer: Eddie Fraser

: Tonight

Introduced by Cliff Michelmore.
with Alan Whicker, Fyfe Robertson, Trevor Philpott, Kenneth Allsop, Macdonald Hastings, Christopher Brasher, Julian Pettifer, Cathal O'Shannon, Magnus Magnusson.

Contributors

Presenter: Cliff Michelmore
Reporter: Alan Whicker
Reporter: Fyfe Robertson
Reporter: Trevor Philpott
Reporter: Kenneth Allsop
Reporter: Macdonald Hastings
Reporter: Christopher Brasher
Reporter: Julian Pettifer
Reporter: Cathal O'Shannon
Reporter: Magnus Magnusson
Associate Producer: Kenneth Corden
Associate Producer: Anthony Smith
Assistant Editor: John Lloyd
Editor: Derrick Amoore

: Look at: Conservation in Action

with Peter Scott.
Man makes great demands which threaten, directly and indirectly, the world's wild life and wild places. But he also strives to preserve and replace. How successful are his efforts? An up-to-date progress report on such varied projects as saving orchids in Kent, geese in Hawaii, orangutans in Borneo, and rhinos in Africa.
A BBC Natural History Unit compilation film
From the West
See page 28

Contributors

Presenter: Peter Scott
Film editor: Jim Tobin
Devised and compiled by: Richard Brock
Producer: Jeffery Boswall

: Bewitched: Little Pitchers have Big Fears

A comedy film series.
Starring Elizabeth Montgomery as Samantha, Dick York as Darrin Stephens
and Agnes Moorehead as Endora

Little Pitchers have Big Fears ...but they can be overcome without the help of magic.

Contributors

Samantha: Elizabeth Montgomery
Darrin Stephens: Dick York
Endora: Agnes Moorehead

: Panorama

The Window on the World
Introduced by Richard Dimbleby.
with reports on People - Places - Problems from Panorama's regular team of commentators Robin Day and Michael Barratt, Michael Charlton, Roderick MacFarquhar, John Morgan.

Contributors

Presenter: Richard Dimbleby
Reporter: Robin Day
Reporter: Michael Barratt
Reporter: Michael Charlton
Reporter: Roderick MacFarquhar
Reporter: John Morgan
Associate Producer: Richard Francis
Assistant Editor: Christopher Railing
Editor: David Wheeler

: The News

: Perry Mason: The Case of The Wednesday Woman

A film series starring Raymond Burr as the famous lawyer-investigator created by Erle Stanley Gardner.

An ex-convict who refused to see his wife while he was in prison is charged with killing a man in order to defend her name.

Contributors

Character created by: Erle Stanley Gardner
Perry Mason: Raymond Burr
Della Street: Barbara Hale
Paul Drake: William Hopper
Hamilton Burger: William Talman
Lt Anderson: Wesley Lau
Phillip Stewart: Phillip Pine
Mrs Reed: Marie Windsor
Joyce Hadley: Lisa Gaye

: Come Dancing: Round 1: Heat 6

Judge, Jive, or just Join....
Peter West in Television's nation-wide amateur dancing competition from all corners of the United Kingdom for the BBC Television Award and Formation Team Cup.
Organised by Mecca Dancing

Alun Williams introduces The Wales Team at the Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
with Ken Mackintosh and his Orchestra.

and
James Lloyd comperes The West Midlands Team at the Locarno, Coventry
with Colin Hulme and his Orchestra.

Judges based in a London studio are nominated by members of the Official Board of Ballroom Dancing Ltd., the Welsh Alliance. and the All-Ireland Board of Ballroom Dancing

Contributors

Presenter: Peter West
Compere (Wales): Alun Williams
Musicians (Wales): Ken Mackintosh and his Orchestra
Compere (West Midlands): James Lloyd
Musicians (West Midlands): Colin Hulme and his Orchestra
Programme arranged by: Eric Morley
Associate producer: Selwyn Roderick
Associate producer: Barrie Edgar
Series produced by: Philip Lewis

: News Summary and Professional Boxing

Tonight's big fight tonight:
The Light-Heavyweight Championship of the World: Willie Pastrano, U.S.A.: Holder v. Terry Downes, G.B.: Former Middleweight Champion of the World
BBC Outside Broadcast cameras bring you this championship fight from the Harry Levene Promotion at Belle Vue, Manchester, just one hour after the result.
See page 28

Contributors

Boxer: Willie Pastrano
Boxer: Terry Downes
Commentator: Harry Carpenter
TV presentation: A. P. Wilkinson

: Communication: 9: Automata, Computers and Cybernetics

by Professor Colin Cherry.
First transmission on Sunday

Contributors

Presenter: Professor Colin Cherry

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