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Muffin the Mule
Peregrine goes fishing, with the help of Muffin and his friends, assisted by Annette Mills and Ann Hogarth.

Birds of London
'Fish-Hawk' and Percy Edwards set another quiz to test your powers of observation, and describe some birds they saw in a short walk yesterday.

The Travesty Trio
Puppets from the Stoke Newington Minerva Marionette Theatre play works by Haydn and Polkamin.

The Olympic Games
Nations from all over the world will soon be sending teams to London to compete in the Olympic Games.
Jack Crump, British Olympics Team Manager, explains the history and purpose of the games, and Max Robertson shows part of a film taken at the last Olympic Games in 1936.
(to 17.00)


Presenter (Muffin the Mule):
Annette Mills
Puppeteer (Muffin the Mule):
Ann Hogarth
Presenter (Birds of London):
null 'Fish-Hawk'
Presenter (Birds of London):
Percy Edwards
Expert (The Olympic Games):
Jack Crump
Presenter (The Olympic Games):
Max Robertson

An anti-romantic comedy by Bernard Shaw.
The action of the play takes place in Major Petkoff's home in a small town in Bulgaria, in November 1885 and March 1886.
(Margaret Leighton appears by permission of London Film Productions, Ltd.)


Bernard Shaw
Barry Learoyd
Harold Clayton
Margaret Leighton
Ellen Pollock
Barbara Lott
Capt Bluntschli:
Cyril Raymond
Eric Phillips
Major Petkoff:
Antony Holles
Major Sergius Saranoff:
Clement McCallin
An officer:
John Westbrook

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