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: FOR THE SCHOOLS

Reception Test

: Junior Geography

' The Empire Overseas'
I—' From Cairo to the Cape
K. T. McELWEE

Contributors

Unknown: K. T. McElwee

: ETHEL REID (contralto) JOHN M. MORRISON (bass-baritone)

ETHEL REID
JOHN M. MORRISON
ETHEL REID
JOHN M. MORRISON

Contributors

Unknown: Ethel Reid
Unknown: John M. Morrison
Unknown: Ethel Reid
Unknown: John M. Morrison

: FOR THE SCHOOLS

Early Stages in German
Lesson I
A. H. WINTER, assisted by MARY-
ENOLE GILBERT
(From National)

Contributors

Unknown: Enole Gilbert

: Scottish Children's Hour

A Noisy Competition ' Guess what this is ? '
A. K. MACDONALD in a talk to Stamp
Collectors
Irish Songs and Story by PAT SANDE -
MAN and IAN SADLER

Contributors

Unknown: A. K. MacDonald
Story By: Pat Sande
Story By: Ian Sadler

: THE FIRST NEWS

including Weather Forecast, followed by Scottish Announcements

: News for Young Scotland

R. BENNETT MILLER

Contributors

Unknown: R. Bennett Miller

: Letters from a Scottish Village—1

The Unofficial Chronicles of Invermuir by ELIZABETH and IAN MACPHERSON
Tonight Ian Macpherson and his wife, Elizabeth Macpherson , release to the microphone the first batch of a series of letters from a hypothetical village called Invermuir. This village is typically Scottish, neither Highland nor Lowland, but a little of both. The events which agitate the surface of its life are those common to similar communities throughout the length and breadth of Scotland. When the portrait album is filled, listeners will have an authentic gallery of Scottish life. The letters are supposed to come from only a few figures in the life of Invermuir of different rank and outlook. Tonight listeners will meet Dr. Gray, dry, rather off-taking, and occasionally very angry ; Finlay MacEachern , game-keeper; Shon Macrae. poacher; and last but by no means least, Jane Baxter , brisk, efficient, and bossy.
Both Mr. and Mrs. Macpherson have had first-hand experience of the kind of life they are depicting and both are very capable writers. Mr. Macpherson has published ' The Shepherd's Calendar '. ' Land of our Fathers', and ' Pride in the Valley one of his latest works, was published in the beginning of this month. On behalf of the Scottish Country Industries Development Trust he is making a survey of country trades.

Contributors

Unknown: Ian MacPherson
Unknown: Tonight Ian MacPherson
Unknown: Elizabeth MacPherson
Unknown: Finlay MacEachern
Unknown: Shon MacRae.
Unknown: Jane Baxter

: Scottish Dance Music

The Strings of THE B B C SCOTTISH ORCHESTRA
Leader, J. Mouland Begbie
Conductor, GUY WARRACK

Contributors

Leader: J. Mouland Begbie

: News Summary

Weather Forecast and News








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