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Schubert or Gershwin ?
Berlin or Brahms ? played by The BBC Northern Ireland
Leader, Philip Whiteway
Conducted by James Denny and James Moody's Dance Band


Conducted By: James Denny


(The Royal Regiment)
(by pennission of Lieut.-
Colonel G. H. Hay , D.S.O.)
Conducted by Mr. H. C. Macpherson from the Pump Room Gardens,
Leamington Spa
This is the second broadcast by this band since its return from Pakstin last January' Dumbarton's Drums ', the oldest regimental march in existence, is the tune to which the regiment marched to Blenheim.
Although the Royal Scots is a Lowland regiment, the privilege of wearing the Royal Stuart Tartan was granted to its pipers by King George V in 1933, the 300th anniversary of the Royal Scots, which is the oldest regiment of foot in the British Army and claims to be the oldest in any European army.


Unknown: Colonel G. H. Hay
Conducted By: Mr. H. C. MacPherson

: Seeing Life: American Lecture Tour

V.C. Buckley, who lives in a sixteenth-century cottage near Eve-sham, is a well-known writer of travel books, including "With a Passport and Two Eyes". His latest work "Happy Countries" has also been printed in Braille. This evening, Mr. Buckley will deal specially with impressions gained during two extensive lecture tours in the United States.

(Broadcast previously in the Regional programme on Wednesday)


Speaker: V.C. Buckley


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