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: ' WORKER'S CHOICE'

Working men and women play their favourite gramophone records
A. W. Souster (milkman)
A. W. Souster is a native of Birmingham. For the last ten years he has been in the milk trade, but he has been a yeast salesman, and has worked in a drawing-office and a car showroom. Motoring and the gramophone are his chief hobbies.

Contributors

Unknown: A. W. Souster

: THE SECOND NEWS

including Weather Forecast

: THE BBC MIDLAND ORCHESTRA

Leader, Alfred Cave
Conducted by Leslie Heward

Contributors

Leader: Alfred Cave
Conducted By: Leslie Heward

: ' HOW TO GET YOUR MONEY'S WORTH'

6-' When Buying Bedding and Household Linen'
A discussion on everyday shopping points for ordinary people between
Margot Smith (for the housewife) and R. B. Driver (household linen buyer for an important London Store)
A departmental buyer of one of the great London stores, with experience that has given him a detailed knowledge of the demand from different parts of the country, is to join Margot Smith in the shopping discussion this evening. R. B. Driver will answer a wide range of questions of practical interest to the housewife who is beginning to furnish or replenishing her stocks. He will deal with ordinary methods of judging quality and value in sheets and blankets, the best width and length for single and double beds, what to look for in buying towels and kitchen linen, and how to judge the filling of quilts and mattresses. In the course of the discussion he will be asked whether some of the most spectacular claims of advertisements and sales are reliable. His general advice will be ' Go to the trader you can trust, and don't expect impossible bargains for your money '.

Contributors

Unknown: Margot Smith
Unknown: R. B. Driver
Unknown: Margot Smith
Unknown: R. B. Driver

: VARIETY

from
THE NEW THEATRE, '
NORTHAMPTON
The artists who may be invited to broadcast include the following:
Kenyon and Fewing
Stanford andMcNaughton
Betty Sharp
David Southwood and others

Contributors

Unknown: Betty Sharp
Unknown: David Southwood

: NEWS SUMMARY

(including Weather Forecast)
SPORT, TOPICAL TALKS

: LATE NEWS SUMMARY

including Weather Forecast








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