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Introduced by Jeanne Heal.

Easter Preparations
Bertha Wright shows some new table decorations, and some last-minute presents for Easter Sunday.

United Nations
Marguerite Bowie, United Kingdom representative on the Human Rights Commission of the United Nations, describes its work.

Television Bookshelf
E. Arnot Robertson discusses some recent books.

Ian Sonsthagen describes the career of display work and window dressing and with Lesley Sorrell shows some of the techniques involved.

Marguerite Patten shows how to make two Easter specialities, Hot Cross Buns and Simnel Cake.

(to 16.00)


Jeanne Heal
Item presenter (Easter Preparations):
Bertha Wright
Item presenter (United Nations):
Marguerite Bowie
Reviewer (Television Bookshelf):
E. Arnot Robertson
Item presenter (Career):
Ian Sonsthagen
Demonstrator (Career):
Lesley Sorrell
Marguerite Patten
Helena Malinowska

Television pays a tribute to a great artist, who on Saturday, April 16, celebrates his 60th birthday.
At the BBC's invitation he has chosen and edited specially for viewers extracts from four of his best films.
Programme introduced by John Grierson, Controller of Films, Central Office of Information, and presented by Jacqueline Kennish.


John Grierson
Presented by:
Jacqueline Kennish

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