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: LAWN TENNIS

Covered Courts Open Tournament
A commentary on some of the finals by F. H. Grisewood from the Palace Hotel, Torquay
Tennis is played all the year round at Torquay on the covered courts of the Palace Hotel, the only ones of their kind in the West of England. There are two large courts with floors of seasoned maple, and daylight or artificial light can be used.
Among many other well-known players competing in this championship are D. W. Butler , F. H. D. Wilde , R. A. Shayes , H. Billington , Kay Stammers , Mary Hardwick , Mary Whitmarsh , Gem Hoahing (a Chinese player), C. M. Jones , M. D. Deloford , C. E. Malfroy (a New Zealander), and H. Lee.

Contributors

Unknown: F. H. Grisewood
Unknown: D. W. Butler
Unknown: F. H. D. Wilde
Unknown: R. A. Shayes
Unknown: H. Billington
Unknown: Kay Stammers
Unknown: Mary Hardwick
Unknown: Mary Whitmarsh
Unknown: C. M. Jones
Unknown: M. D. Deloford
Unknown: C. E. Malfroy
Unknown: H. Lee.

: GRAMOPHONE RECORDS

A Programme of Variety

: FRANZ LISZT

6-A Musical Biography
Arranged and presented by Victor Hely-Hutchinson
May Blyth (soprano)
Keith Falkner (baritone)
The BBC Midland Singers
Chorus Master, Edgar Morgan
The BBC Midland Orchestra Conducted by Leslie Heward
The following illustrations will be used :
Ludwig (from the Oratorio, The
Legend of St. Elizabeth)
Der Eingug (The Entry) (from the Oratorio, Christus)
(Midland)

Contributors

Presented By: Victor Hely-Hutchinson
Baritone: Keith Falkner
Chorus Master: Edgar Morgan
Conducted By: Leslie Heward

: THE NEED FOR NATIONAL SERVICE

A Discussion between
The Rt. Hon. L. S. Amery , M.P. and The Rt. Hon. Lord Snell , C.B.E. Chairman, The
Rt. Hon. Viscount Sankey , C.B.E.
(Regional)

Contributors

Unknown: Rt. Hon. L. S. Amery
Unknown: Rt. Hon. Lord Snell
Unknown: Rt. Hon. Viscount Sankey

: Music for Dancing

with Herman Darewski and his New Melody Rhythm Band
(Regional)

Contributors

Unknown: Herman Darewski

: SPORTS SPECIAL

A Feature for Fans
Season 1938-9
No. 13
Edited by ' Jem Belcher '
Eye-witness accounts:
I-Soccer:
Bristol City v. Exeter City
Swindon Town v. Bristol Rovers
Torquay United v.
Brighton and Hove Albion
2-Rugby:
Bristol v. Devonport Services
Plymouth Albion v. Torquay Athletic
Covered Courts Lawn Tennis
Tournament, Torquay
The Finals
F. H. Grisewood
Produced by Pat Beech

Contributors

Edited By: Jem Belcher
Unknown: F. H. Grisewood
Produced By: Pat Beech

: THE FOURTH NEWS

(including Weather Forecast) NEWS TALKS and SPORT








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