Cheerful gramophone records
for the Middle East Forces. Messages recorded by members of the Services for their relatives and friends in Great Britain, introduced by Peter Haddon
Scottish Variety Orchestra (conductor, Ronnie Munro ), with Jae Fraser , Ann Rich , and Ian Gourlay
Sunday service, conducted by the Dean of Bristol (the Very Rev. Harry W. Blackburne, D.S.O., M.C.).
From Bristol Cathedral
New every morning (A.P.B. 77; A. and M. 4)
Reading: St. John 16, vv. 28-33 Prayers and the Lord's Prayer
Now thank we all our God (A.P.B. 78: A. and M. 379)
Organist, Hubert W. Hunt
Service conducted by:
The Very Rev. Harry W. Blackburne, D.S.O.,
Introduced by A. L. Bakaya. ' India Calling J : personal messages from India to the members of H.M. Forces in Great Britain.
Ghazals. film songs,' and Naats Adab Arz
(By permission of the Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief) : conductor, Mr. Gilbert Vinter
from a factory somewhere in Britain.
and his Orchestra, featuring Dorothy Carless , with Doreen Villiers , Ruth Howard , Len Camber , Derek Roy , Johnny Green , and Three Boys and a Girl
Seventeenth of these programmes, featuring Portland Hoffa, Al Good-man with his Orchestra, and Fred Allen. Recorded in America by arrangement with the Special Service Division of the War Department of the United States of America
in Variety. Wilfred Pickles gives you his choice of a Variety bill, on records
and his Apache Band, with Amalia Magri and Jacques Vallez
Variety show by members of the Canadian Army and the Royal Canadian Air Force. Sgt. Stan Shedden and the Canuck's Orchestra; Cpl. Bill Smith ; L.A.C. Ted Hockridge ; Gunner Carl Asplund, and a fun department presided over by Cpl. Ernie Holden and Pte. Chick Zamick. Master of Ceremonies,. Gerry Wilmot. Produced by the London office of the C.B.C.
Series of talks on some common misconceptions about Christianity : 4-' Pie in the sky when you die ', by the Rev. Alexander Miller
Dehroy Somers and his Band
of the 21st Annual Belle Vue Contest, Manchester
Another record programme of contrasted arrangements, written by ' David Sheppard
Serenade for String Orchestra : Introduction—Potonaise—A Love Scene-Canzonetta-Finate played by the BBC Empire String Orchestra, conducted by Hubert Clifford
Members of the fighting Services and of the Home Front who work behind them, come to the microphone with their choice of gramophone records. Introduced by Hamilton Kennedy
by C. A. Lejeune
by Elizabeth Adair and Robert Kemp.
Produced by Moultrie R. Kelsall.
Broadcast simultaneously in the Forces programme and to the United States, in collaboration with the Columbia Broadcasting System of America
On July 27 Mr. John G. Winant, receiving the freedom of the city from Aberdeen, disclosed that he too came from a 'granite city' - Concord, in New Hampshire. The granite industry of the U.S.A., centred in the States of Vermont, Maine, and New Hampshire, was partly created by the granite masons and quarrymen of the North East of Scotland, who used regularly to journey across the Atlantic, and many of whom settled in the United States. This is only one of the links with the U.S.A. to be found in Aberdeen... The programme will tell something of the life of Aberdeen in peace and war. There are actually ten Aberdeens in North America.
Mr. John G.
(and Mother too) -
Violet Carson , Wilfred Pickles , Dale Smith , and the Wilton Singers. A section of the BBC Northern Orchestra, conducted by Joseph Lewis. Produced by .Arthur Spencer
Review of the week's news
with Foster and Clarke, Anne Ziegler and Webster Booth , Teddy Brown , Gillie Potter , and Harry Korris as ' Mr. Lovejoy', assisted by Cecil Frederick (' Ramsbottom ') and Robbie Vincent (' Enoch '). Happidrome Orchestra and Chorus. Show produced and conducted by Ernest Longstaffe
Albert Sandier and the Palm Court Orchestra, with Sidney Burchall (baritone), in a programme of the kind of music heard in the Palm
Court of your favourite hotel in the days before the war. Programme produced by Fred Hartley and Douglas Lawrence
Theatreland's tribute to the Forces everywhere-a programme sponsored by every branch of the entertainment world and produced with the co-operation of the Theatres War Service Council
The programme, produced by Michael North , comes from a theatre in the heart of London, and is transmitted throughout the world-wide network of the BBC.
' Hallowed be thy name '. For the beauty of the earth (A. and M. 663) ; From 1 Chronicles 29 ; Let us with a gladsome mind (S.P. 12); 1 Chronicles 29, v. It
On the magic carpet of records you are taken on a visit to Latin America : this week, Uruguay. Your guide is Violeta Tschiffely. The cast includes Diana Lincoln and Peter Madden. Written by Jonquil Antony and edited by Frank Piffard
Jack Simpson and his Sextet