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Reception Test
2.5 The Scottish Countryside
8-' Forests and their Produce '
J. A. B. MACDONALD , Research Officer
(Scotland), The Forestry Commission
2.25 Interval
2.30 World History
7-' East meets West'
EILEEN POWER, Professor of Economic History in the University of London, with three Students from the East
(From National)
2.50 Interval ,
2.55 Time and Tune
HERBERT WISEMAN , Director of Music to the Edinburgh Corporation Education Committee
8—' Some Pitch Games '
3.25 Interval


Unknown: J. A. B. MacDonald
Unknown: Herbert Wiseman


Conducted by the Rev. G. K. HAWES , Augustine Congregational Church,


Unknown: Rev. G. K. Hawes

: Scottish Children's Hour

' The Wild Folk at School' a talk by H. MORTIMER BATTEN
' The Red Book of Appin ', by HELEN DREVER , read by BETTY
Songs sung by JOHN TAINSH
' Patrick of Portpatrick ', by ALAN


Talk By: H. Mortimer Batten
Unknown: Helen Drever
Sung By: John Tainsh


including Weather Forecast, followed by Scottish Announcements, Scottish Market Prices for Farmers and Herring Fishing Bulletin

: An Organ Recital

by A. M. HENDERSON from the University Chapel, Glasgow


Unknown: A. M. Henderson

: Scots Songs

JAMES HUNTER (bass-baritone)


Weather Forecast and News


Weather Forecast and News

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