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For the Very Young
The Squirrel, the Hare, and the Little Grey Rabbit: Episode 1. The Little Grey Rabbit Loses her Tail
by Alison Uttley.
Told by Ann Hogarth and Jan Bussell with their Glove Puppets.

Finger Painting
Peter Thompson continues his series on painting and shows how you can paint with your fingers as well as with brushes. He will also show more of the pictures viewers have sent him.

Jungle Story
Colonel Spencer Chapman, author of The Jungle is Neutral, tells the story of some of his wartime adventures in the heart of the Malayan Jungle with the Sakai tribesmen. Illustrated with films and maps.

Muffin the Mule
Muffin and his squeaking shoes, with Annette Mills and Ann Hogarth.

(to 18.00)


Writer (The Squirrel, the Hare, and the Little Grey Rabbit):
Alison Uttley
Puppeteer (The Squirrel, the Hare, and the Little Grey Rabbit/Muffin the Mule):
Ann Hogarth
Puppeteer (The Squirrel, the Hare, and the Little Grey Rabbit):
Jan Bussell
Painter (Finger Painting):
Peter Thompson
Presenter (Jungle Story):
Colonel Spencer Chapman
Presenter (Muffin the Mule):
Annette Mills
S. E. Reynolds

A play by Charles Morgan.
[Starring] Sebastian Shaw and Margaretta Scott
Scene: The living-room of the officers attached to Commander Ferrers' experimental unit in the British island of St. Hilary, in the Atlantic.
(Peter Hammond appears by permission of the J. Arthur Rank Organisation, Ltd.)
(Second performance on Thursday)


Charles Morgan
George More O'Ferrall
Barry Learoyd
Commander Henry Carr, R.N.:
R. Stuart Lindsell
Denham (Corporal of Marines):
Stanley Lemin
Lieut. Commander Peter Brissing, R.N.:
John Robinson
Commander Edward Ferrers, R.N.:
Sebastian Shaw
Lieut. Commander Richard Sandford, R.N:
Peter Hammond
Lady Helston:
Eileen Peel
Rear-Admiral Sir George Helston, Bart., C.B., R.N:
Arthur Wontner
The Right Hon. Walter Harrowby, P.C., M.P:
H. G. Stoker
Karen Selby:
Margaretta Scott
Captain Winter, D.S.C., R.N.:
Norman Claridge

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