The Story of ' Nasr Ed Din Hoja,' or ' The Miraculous Water-Melons,' founded on an old Turkish Legend, and written and told by DEREK McCULLOCH
Various Violin Solos by DAVID WISE
At approximately 5.35 p.m., 'Here and There,' a Summary of the Week's News by STEPHEN KING-HALL
Dr. C. DELISLE BURNS , D.Litt. (Stevenson Lecturer in' Citizenship in the University 'of Glasgow) : ' The Youth of Today'
DR. DELISLE BURNS continues his twelve-talk review of the social changes of the last three decades with an account of the differences between the young of today and their parents thirty years ago. Last week he talked about the new spirit symbolized by the Scout ' and ' Guide ' movement for boys and girls, a movement which is independent of tho older educational movements. There is a similar spirit abroad amongst the young men and women of today. ' Youth Movements ' exist in many countries, consciously and elaborately organized attempts of the young to secure a greater naturalness and freedom for themselves. These organiza- . tions do hot exist in every country : there is no international movement like tho Scouts and Guides. But the same spirit is abroad in young people of every country, ' young ' meaning, say, ' between the ages of eighteen and twenty-five.' The young today are making their own experiments and not taking the authority of their elders for granted. Dr. Delisle Burns will describe the various Youth Movements and consider the question as a whole, and will deal sensibly with the phrase 'revolt of youth,' about which so much nonaenso has been talked.
Dr. C. Delisle
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