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: Java Head

A film of the days of sailing ships, with Anna May Wong, Elizabeth Allan, Ralph Richardson, John Loder, and Edmund Gwenn.
The young son of an old-established family of shipowners brings home a Chinese wife. In England they face many difficulties and finally disaster.
(to 16.20)


Princess Taou Yuen: Anna May Wong
Nettie Vollar: Elizabeth Allan
William Ammidon: Ralph Richardson
Gerrit Ammidon: John Loder
Jeremy Ammidon: Edmund Gwenn

: News at a Glance followed by: Trelawny of the 'Wells'

A comedy by Arthur Wing Pinero.
(Second performance: for details see Sunday at 8.50 p.m.)


Author: Arthur Wing Pinero
Producer: Michael Barry

: Round the Galleries

Basil Taylor shows some paintings and sculpture from important exhibitions in London.


Presenter: Basil Taylor
Producer: Helena Malinowska

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.20)

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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