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Practical help for the housewife
Presented by Joan Gilbert.

November in the Garden
Fred Streeter advises on work to be done in the garden this month.

Beauty Hint
Joane Edmunds sums up her previous advice in this series, and discusses the problems of fashions and figures.

Round the Shops
Margot Lovell reports on what she thinks will interest you in the shops.

Making a Dress
Hilda Hincks, in the third of four dressmaking lessons, shows how to set in sleeves and apply facings.

(to 16.00)


Joan Gilbert
Item presenter (November in the Garden):
Fred Streeter
Item presenter (Beauty Hint):
Joane Edmunds
Reporter (Round the Shops):
Margot Lovell
Dressmaker (Making a Dress):
Hilda Hincks
Edited and produced by:
S. E. Reynolds

A comedy-thriller in two parts.
Written for television by Godfrey Harrison.
The action takes place in the British Embassy in Nimbus, capital of Belgonia, a country in Middle Europe.
Second performance next Sunday
(to 17.45)


Godfrey Harrison
Lawrence Broadhouse
Rex Tucker
Peter Blythe:
Barry MacGregor
Paul Melvyn:
Michael Croudson
Edgar K. Bruce
Raymond Viles:
Ian Lubbock
Margot Francis:
Peggy Livesey
Geoffrey Barrie
Professor Mahler:
Hugo Schuster
Sir Alexander Blythe:
John Le Mesurier

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