A Radio Diversion
Devised and produced by Howard M. Lockhart
Arthur Black ; Sheila MacLeod ; Jean McKay ; Enid Pinkham ; Ian Robertson ; Cormack Robertson ;
A. M. Shinnie ; Bertha Storie
Again in two playlets a number of mistakes have been deliberately planted. Test your powers of observation by making a note of them, then check them with the complete lis: which will be disclosed after each sketch.
Many listeners enjoy tryins to solve the puzzles set in this popular radio game from Aberdeen, but in general the producer has received two main criticisms. The first group complain that the flaws are so easily spotted that the game loses interest : others say that the mistakes are far too difficult and that they cannot possibly spot them in the time allotted. On this occasion Howard Lockhart hopes to ease the situation by presenting two sketches of different standards.
The first, a historical drama, will be full of deliberate errors that will not be too obscure. The second will be a short thriller dealing with a house-party at which a valuable string of pearls is lost-a story in which listeners will have to be particularly alert to detect the flaws.
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