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A young couple had a baby. They didn'know what to call him. so they asked for suggestions. They received six: Arthur, Adolphus, George, Paul, Charles and Henry. They didn'like any of them, so they decided to take one letter from each name in the same order and named the boy.... what? Clue: last letter E.
Answer:
Horace Don Davis with some Problems and Posers involving a Pencil, a Postcard and some prizes Devised by DON DAVIS
Producer MARTIN FISHER

Contributors

Unknown:
Horace Don Davis
Unknown:
Don Davis
Producer:
Martin Fisher

including
Racing from Ayr featuring the Burmah Castro ! Ayr Gold Cup (3.10) and the Eglinton and Winton Memorial Handicap (3.45)
Commentator PETER BROMLEY
2.45 and 3.50* Sports Desk: including W. D. and H. O. Wills Golf and latest racing results.
Waggoners' Walk NW (Repeated: Monday, 10.30 am) and at
4.45 Sports Desk: including W. D and H. 0. Wills Golf and latest racing results

Contributors

Unknown:
Burmah Castro
Commentator:
Peter Bromley

says Be My Guest as he reminisces about his early days in Radio, and remembers. with the help of some records, people he has met along the way.
Producer RICHARD BURWOOD

Contributors

Producer:
Richard Burwood

Direct from the De la Warr Pavilion. Bexhill KENNETH ALWYN conducts the BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA leader ARTHUR LEAVINS
Friday Night's Star Singers MARYETTA MIDGLEY and VERNON MIDGLEY
THE JOHN MCCARTHY SINGERS with GORDON LANGFORD (piano) Introduced by Don Durbridge Producer PETER BELL
(Presented by the BBC in association with Bexhill Corporation)

Contributors

Leader:
Arthur Leavins
Leader:
Vernon Midgley
Singers:
John McCarthy
Piano:
Gordon Langford
Introduced By:
Don Durbridge
Producer:
Peter Bell

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Music - Snowball - Celebrities (For further details see Mon) Producer BOB OLIVER ROGERS including at
10.15 Sports Desk and at
10.30
Ricochet
(Rptd: Mon, 1.45 pm)
The theme music of Ricochet played by Norrie Paramor and the BBC Midland Radio Orchestra is available in stereo on a BBC record, RESL 20, price 55p

Contributors

Producer:
Bob Oliver Rogers
Played By:
Norrie Paramor

BBC Radio 2

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