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: MID-WEEK SERVICE

Conducted by the Rev. DAVID S. RUTHERFORD, M.A. (St. Mary's Church,
Biggar)
(From Edinburgh)

: Scottish Children's Hour

You choose-we amuse :
Gramophone Record Request Day
Owing to the popularity of our Gramophone Record Request Day in October, we are giving today a recital of records chosen by our young listeners, presented by TINKERBELL and Uncle
DUDLEY

: 'The First News '

including Weather Forecast, followed by Scottish Announcements and Scottish Market Prices for Farmers (From Edinburgh)

: ' Spare Time : Making the best of it'

Allotments
H. J. HOOPER and M. J. MACLEOD
(From Edinburgh)

Contributors

Unknown: H. J. Hooper
Unknown: M. J. MacLeod

: THE SCOTTISH STUDIO ORCHESTRA

Directed by GUY DAINES
(From Edinburgh)

Contributors

Directed By: Guy Daines

: A Recital of Songs composed by Alan Murray

Sung by ROBERT BURNETT
With THE COMPOSER at the piano
The Wandering Fiddler
The Hammock of Dreams fust me an' Mary The Cornish Witch A Bowl of Punch The Pedlar's Pack Thank God for little gardens The Fiddler
(From Edinburgh)

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Murray
Sung By: Robert Burnett

: 'Ow Bin Yer?

A Black Country Miscellany including a relay from The Primitive Methodist Chapel, Upper Ettingshall
The programme arranged by H. W. Small and produced by Owen Reed.
(Midland Regional Programme)
A feature of this Black Country programme is to be the playing of an ophicleide. This wind instrument is now regarded as obsolete. Black Country melodists of the last century loved to write parts for it. The ophicleide originated about 1810 in the application of keys to that famous seventeenth-century wind instrument, the Serpent. Joseph Kirkland, of Bilston, who is to play it, is self-taught, there being no teachers left. It is longer than a trombone and is played vertically with a mouthpiece near the centre. Some of the stops are as large as a five-shilling piece.

Contributors

Arranged by: H. W. Small
Produced by: Owen Reed

: News Summary

Weather Forecast and News








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