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: A Listen and Learn Series RUSSIAN FOR BEGINNERS

Script by Ronald Hingley


Script By: Ronald Hingley


A magazine for radio and recording enthusiasts
Introduced by John Kirby
Indian Drumming: John Levy talks about drumming techniques and presents recordings he made on a recent visit to India
Loudspeakers: by Gilbert Briggs. 2-Landmarks in the development of the modern loudspeaker
Produced by Marguerite Cutforth


Introduced By: John Kirby
Talks: John Levy
Unknown: Gilbert Briggs.
Produced By: Marguerite Cutforth


Expert Bidding Contest
In which international players, bidding in two studios, think aloud
Heat 3
This is one of the hands they bid:
Dealer, East: love-all
Introduced by Terence Reese and Harold Franklin
The programme is recorded and the players had no advance knowledge of the cards


Unknown: L. Dodds
Unknown: K. Konstam
Unknown: Mrs. R. Markus
Unknown: J. Tarlo
Introduced By: Terence Reese
Introduced By: Harold Franklin


Masters Consultation Match
Leonard Barden and Jonathan Penrose (White) v.
R. J. Broadbent and R. G. Wade
The moves so far:
(1) P-Q4, Kt-KB3; (2) P-QB4, P-K3; (3) Kt-QB3, B-Kt5; (4) B-Kt5, P-KR3: (5) B-R4, P-Q4; (6) P-K3, P-QB4; (7) PxQP, Q-R4; (8) BxKt. BxKt ch.; (9) PxB, QxP ch.; (10) K-K2, Q-Kt7 ch.; (11) K-B3, PxB; (12) Q-Bl, QxQ; (13) RxQ, KPxP; (14) RxP, B-K3; (IS) B-Kt5 ch., K-Q1; (16) Kt-K2, Kt-Q2; (17) R-B3, Kt-K3
« * »
Ancient and Modern
A comparison bv C. H. O'D Alexander of Masters past and present
• • *
Master v. Listeners
Master (White): Chennek Kottnauer Listeners (Black): Harry Golombek
The position after White's
22nd move


Unknown: Leonard Barden
Unknown: Jonathan Penrose
Unknown: R. J. Broadbent
Unknown: R. G. Wade
Unknown: Harry Golombek


Antony Hopkins

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