' Safety in Industry '
A round-table discussion between
Graham Cunningham ,
W. M. W. Thomas , The
Rt. Hon. Margaret Bondfield , and G. H. Jones
In the Chair, Sir Charles Mander
With nearly two thousand industries and trades represented in the Midland Region the problem of industrial accidents and diseases and their prevention is of great interest to the area. The speakers have specialised knowledge of the manufacture of . motor-cars, safety glass, and paints and varnishes, and of mining, while Miss Bondfield is one of the principal authorities in the country on the woman industrial worker.
W. M. W.
Rt. Hon. Margaret
Leader, Alfred Cave
Conducted by Leslie Heward
The Overture ' Rosamunde ' did not originally form a part of the music written for the rather stupid play of Rosamunde, Princess of Cyprus, which was quite unworthy of Schubert's attention. Actually the overture was composed for a melodrama entitled The Magic Harp, and it was performed as such at the Theater an der Wien in 1820. Three years later Schubert wrote the 'Rosamunde' music, including an overture since called by another title ' Alfonso and Estrella ', ' The Magic Harp ' overture now being known at ' Rosamunde '.
5-' When Buying Hosiery, Gloves,
Underwear, etc. '
A discussion on everyday shopping points for ordinary people between
(for the housewife) and Stanley Baker
(a leading Midland member of the Drapers Chamber of Trade)
Stanley Baker broadcast in the third of this series which dealt with the buying of women's outdoor dresa. He is head of a Birmingham drapery store, which was started thirty years ago with five assistants and has grown so that it now employs about a hundred.
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