' Seasons in the Wilds ' a talk by H. MORTIMER BATTEN
The story of ' The Sleeping Beauty ' read by ANNA DONALD
Violin solos by WILLIAM MCINULTY
Mortimer Batten , known to many thousands of listeners for his broadcast talks and books on Natural History, began studying wild life in British Columbia. During the War he served as a dispatch rider and was awarded the French honour of the Croix de Guerre. His books include ' Habits and Characters of British Wild Animals ', ' Romances of the Wilds ', ' Woodlore for young Sportsmen ', ' Nature Jottings of a Motorist and ' Dramas of the Wild Folk '. Another book of his, ' 2LO Animal Stories ' , recalls that he was a popular broadcast speaker in the early days of London broadcasting.
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