From page 37 of ' New Every Morning '
' The Fire Brigade'
Richard Embleton ,
Chairman of the Watch Committee
at the Organ of the Regal Cinema,
History in the Making
' The Situation in Europe '
Leader, Daniel Melsa
Conductor, Eric Fogg
Leonie Zifado (soprano)
Conductor, Herbert Bennett
The Berlin State Opera Orchestra, conducted by Alois Melichar : Overture, The Opera Ball (Heuberger)
The Berlin State Opera House
Orchestra: Ballet Suite (Popy)-Entree Mazurka ; Pizzicato - Valse lente ; Largo ; Finale
London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Albert Coates : Persian Dances (Khovanshchina) (Mussorgsky)
2.5 Round the Countryside
' Wasps and Hornets '
C. C. GADDUM
2.30 English Literature-2
Famous Writers-' Daniel Defoe '
3.0 Concert Lesson
' The Art of Schubert: Symphonies '
THOMAS ARMSTRONG , D.Mus.
3.35 Early Stages in French
E. M. STÉPHAN
Floods and Drought
Lt.-Col. F. C. Temple
from the Hungaria Restaurant
Kreisler (violin), Rachmaninov
(pianoforte): Sonata in G, Op. 30, No. 3 (Beethoven)-1 Allegro assai ; 2 Tempo di minuetto ; 3 Allegro vivace
Rachmaninov (pianoforte): Impromptu in A flat, Op. 90, No. 4 (Schubert)
including Weather Forecast
Leader, Montague Brearley
Conducted by Harold Lowe
Ina Souez (soprano)
' The Staff'
F. W. Lawe
Actual and Responsible Manager, M. Willson Disher, of the above address
Open at 7.45 tonight
For a Grand Gala Revival of the Admired Four Act Melodrama
'THE TICKET-OF-LEAVE MAN' by Tom Taylor, Esq. as performed at the Olympic Theatre in 1863. Special Engagement for two nights only, of Miss Vera Lennox, the Favourite London Actress, direct from her sensational successes, as May Edwards
(With Speciality Ballad) and Mr. Jack Allen (Leading Juvenile Business at all the Principal Theatres) as Bob Brierley
Persons in the Play
Maltby, publican Terence de Marney Guests, Navvies, Waiters, etc.
The Scenes :
Act 1. Bellevue Tea Gardens, Fulham, S.W., introducing a refined entertainment of Original Nigger Melodies
Act 2. May Edwards's humble apartment in Mrs. Willoughby's house, introducing the famous Christy Minstrel Ballad, 'O, Would I were a Bird'
Act 3. Mr. Gibson's bill broking office in Nicholas Lane, City. (Sam Willoughby sings: Kiss me quick and go ')
Act 4. Scene 1. Bridgwater Arms, a London Tavern. Scene 2. A Street in the City, by Moonlight. Scene 3. The Churchyard of St. Nicholas, with tombstones and back-door of office
Production by Peter Creswell
An article on the play and its author by M. Willson Disher will be found on page 11
'The Ticket-of-Leave Man' will be broadcast again on Thursday at 8.45 in the Regional programme
Bob Brierley, a lad from Lancashire:
James Dalton, alias Downey, alias The Tiger................:
Hawkshaw, a detective:
Melter Moss, a fence:
Mr Gibson, a bill broker:
Sam Willoughby, a gay young spark:
Mrs. Willoughby, Sam's Grand- mother:
including Weather Forecast and Forecast for Shipping
A glance at facts and figures for the world
R. R. Kuczynski and T. H. Marshall
The world famous singer
Mile. LUCIENNE BOYER creator of ' Parlez moi d'amour '
MARIO LORENZI virtuoso of the harp
TONY CAPALDI the renowned piano-accordionist
THE BBC VARIETY
Conducted by ERNEST LONGSTAFFE
Diane van Dommelen
Alice de Belleroche
Andre Mangeot (violin) ; Walter Price (violin) ; Max Gilbert (viola) ;
Bernard Richards (violoncello)