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: Open University

6.40 Negroes in World War II

7.5 The Multinational Corporation

: Play School

Story: The Ugly Duckling Words and music by FRANK LOESSER Presenters
TONI ARTHUR , DON SPENCER

Contributors

Music By: Frank Loesser
Unknown: Toni Arthur
Unknown: Don Spencer

: Closedown

: Open University

5.25 Modern Music

5.50 Engineering

6 15 The Age of Revolutions: Daumier

6.40 Concepts of Man

: The Health Team in Action

4: The Problem Solvers
Many of the illnesses encountered in general practice do not have a neat medical label. These are the parish of the health visitor and social worker.
Producer RON BLOOMFIELD
Series editor MICHAEL GARROD Book, £1.30, from bookshops

Contributors

Editor: Michael Garrod

: Newsday

Tonight and every weekday night Robin Day follows the News Summary with questions to a leading personality behind the day's headlines. Weather

: Alistair Cooke's Address to Congress

This month the United States Congress is 200 years old - and the anniversary of the first meeting of the Continental Congress in September 1774 is marked by a ceremony at noon today in the House of Representatives at which the broadcaster Alistair Cooke , author of the BBC2 series America, will make the major address.
This invitation makes Alistair Cooke the fourth native-born Englishman to address Congress. The others were Prime Ministers Churchill, Eden and Attlee.
Edited highlights of the ceremony introduced by ROBERT MACNEIL
Producer TAM FRY

Contributors

Unknown: Alistair Cooke
Unknown: Alistair Cooke
Introduced By: Robert MacNeil

: Yesterday's Witness

English Nurse with the Tsar's Army
When the First World War began a young Englishwoman was living in Moscow, governess to a wealthy Russian family.
At once Florence Farmborough volunteered as a Red Cross nurse to work among the wounded at the front. For three years she shared the privations and sufferings of the last of the Tsar's Armies, until Imperial Russia collapsed around her and the Revolution prevailed. And all she saw she recorded with her glassplate wooden camera, on pictures probably now unique.
MISS FARMBOROUGH'S story and her photographs are an extraordinary record of the end of an era, the last days of Imperial Russia and the rise of the Bolsheviks. She eventually escaped from the disintegrating war front by the Trans-Siberian Railway to Vladivostok, and finally to England, where at 87 she lives among her mementoes of the tumult of history. Narrator James Cameron
Film editor GEOFFREY BOTTERILL Producer STEPHEN PEET
Director CHRISTOPHER cook

Contributors

Narrator: James Cameron
Editor: Geoffrey Botterill
Producer: Stephen Peet
Director: Christopher Cook

: Cleo and John

Midweek Music features
Cleo Laine and John Dankworth at home with guests Rolf Harris and Bonnie Dobson
The Dankworths entertain more musical friends at their home in Buckinghamshire.
Producer DON SAYER

Contributors

Unknown: Cleo Laine
Unknown: John Dankworth
Unknown: Rolf Harris
Unknown: Bonnie Dobson
Producer: Don Sayer

: The Frost Interview

Politics - confrontation - enquiry - revelation - reminiscence - sport - humour
Who will be the man or woman who comes face to face with David Frost ?
Director Mike Catherwood
Assistant producer Barbara Maxwell
Producer Iain Johnstone

Contributors

Host: David Frost
Director: Mike Catherwood
Assistant Producer: Barbara Maxwell
Producer: Iain Johnstone

: Microbes and Men: 2: A Germ is Life

by Martin Worth
In the small French town of Arbois stand the graves of Louis Pasteur 's three young daughters. Two had died from typhoid, one from an inoperable tumour-a stark reminder of the background to his struggle to find the cause of disease.
Book, Microbes and Men, £2.50, from bookshops (available next month)

Contributors

Writer: Martin Worth
Music composed by: Dudley Simpson
Producer: Peter Goodchild
Director: Peter Jones
Louis Pasteur: Arthur Lowe
Robert Koch: James Grout
Marie Pasteur: Antonia Pemberton
Emmy Koch: Patricia Heneghan
Raulin: Richard Kane
Biot: Donald Eccles
Deville: David Nettheim
Cohn: Michael Poole
Cohnheim: Geoffrey Russell
Vulpian: Geoffrey Lumsden
French Academician: Michael Godfrey
Young Bigo: Stephen McKenna
Dr Godelier: Desmond Perry
Chairman: Alan Foss
Farmer: Malcolm Hayes
Doctor: Roger Milner
Butcher: Stanley Platts
Joseph Pasteur: Michael Raghan

: Where We Live

2: Shawbost, Isle of Lewis
Living on an island appeals as an idea to a great many people, and the Scottish Hebrides have a special ring to their name. But is it so very different nowadays growing up there than anywhere else in the British Isles?
The children of Shawbost build up their impression of life on the island in their songs and sketches, drawings and poems.
Film cameraman PETER HALL Director ANNE JAMES

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Hall
Director: Anne James

: News Extra

Presented by David Holmes Weather

Contributors

Presented By: David Holmes

: In Vision

Inflation
Introduced by WILLIAM HARDCASTLE What Can We Do About Inflation? In Monday's Controversy (BBC2), the American economist MILTON FRIEDMAN gave his provocative answer and faced questions from an audience of economic experts. Tonight's programme offers a chance to politicians to react to Friedman's argument that governments have only themselves to blame for rising prices.
Producer PETER FOGES Editor WILL WYATT
Are we losing our heads? : page 3

Contributors

Introduced By: William Hardcastle
Unknown: Milton Friedman

: Closedown

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