A programme for children at home.
In the story chair, Bunty Gunn
The week begins with a Boxing Day tea party for Hamble, Jemima, big and little Teddy, and Humpty Dumpty - who eats too much, as usual; and there is a visit to a castle, through one of the windows. Tuesday's picture book is "Biquette the White Goat"; and on Thursday Colin Jeavons retells the adventure of Henry Hatter, the hat man. On Friday the toys make their New Year Resolutions.
A prize-winning film from Finland
A study of life among the Lapps with theIr herds of reindeer.
Introduced by Harry Carpenter.
Concluding his report on the Johnson-Burns fight, Jack London said: "But one thing remains. Jim Jeffries must emerge from his alfalfa farm and remove the golden smile from Jack Johnson's face; Jeff, it's up to you". Twenty thousand people arrived for the fight including Sullivan, Corbett, Fitzsimmons and Burns.
Reno, Nevada: July 4, 1910
Jack Johnson v. James J. Jeffries
This series started with one of the most controversial incidents in boxing history - the long count. It ends with another equally intriguing. Was Jack Johnson knocked out on that hot day in Cuba?
Havana, Cuba: April 5, 1915
Jack Johnson v. Jess Willard
Written by W.S. Gilbert.
Composed by Arthur Sullivan.
The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company's production of the classic light opera by Gilbert and Sullivan.
Chorus of Rapturous Maidens and Officers of Dragoon Guards
Conductor, Isidore Godfrey
Chorus-Master, James Walker
In the Interval: Bridget D'Oyly Carte talks about the opera and the Company.
Director of Productions:
Lt. The Duke of Dunstable Officers of Dragoon Guards:
Reginald Bunthorne a Fleshly Poet:
Archibald Grosvenor an Idyllic Poet:
Mr. Bunthorne's Solicitor:
The Lady Angcla:
The Lady Saphir:
The Lady Ella:
The Lady Jane Rapturous Maidens:
Patience a Dairy Maid:
Chorus of Rapturous Maidens and Officers of Dragoon Guards:
Members of the D'Oyly Carte
Starring Hermione Gingold
with Hugh Paddock and Ivor Cutler
At the piano, Clarry Ashton
"Pure Gingold" theme composed by:
Presented for television by:
by Derrick Sherwin.
Starring Emlyn Williams and Bill Fraser
(Emlyn Williams is in 'A Month in the Country' at the Cambridge Theatre, London)
A special programme presenting the international artists who have been featured in this series in 1965.
[Starring] Joan Baez, Theodore Bikel, The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem, Julie Felix, Juliette Greco, Jose Greco and his Flamenco Gipsies, Miriam Makeba,
Nana Mouskouri, Peter, Paul, and Mary, Esther and Abraham Ofarim, The Womenfolk
Introduced by Denis Tuohy.
Jose Greco and his Flamenco
Peter, Paul, and
Stay up a little longer with Denis Tuohy, Michael Dean, Michael Wale, Joan Bakewell and whoever turns up.