A Chronicle of English History
5-' Pirates, Slavers, Heroes All '
In the late sixteenth century the course of English history was very much influenced by the men of Devon. Hawkins, Grenville, Drake-these are but a few of the seamen of the West Country who figure in David Ayerst 's talk tonight. Behind all this maritime activity loom the great political issues of the age-trade with the Indies, the traffic in slaves, and our rivalry with Spain.
Drama viewed from various angles
Devised by Cyril Wood with a musical introduction composed by Reginald Redman
ALL'S FAIR ..
' The Rumour ' by C. K. Munro (Part of Prologue and Epilogue)
'Will Shakespeare' by Clemcnce Dane
(Part of Act 1)
Beggar on Horseback' by George Kaufman and Marc Connelly
(Part of Part 1 and part of Part 2)
The programme compered by Cyril Wood
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