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Practical help for the housewife.
Presented by Joan Gilbert.

Margaret Forrester shows the traditional Scottish ways of making scones.

Helen McKane demonstrates the professional way of ironing a man's shirt.

Dry Rot
E. H. B. Boulton explains the causes of dry rot and the precautions to be taken.

W. P. Matthew instructs Freda Bamford in more jobs about the home.

(to 16.00)


Joan Gilbert
Cook (Scones):
Margaret Forrester
Item presenter (Ironing):
Helen McKane
Item presenter (Dry Rot):
E. H. B. Boulton
Handyman (Handywoman):
W. P. Matthew
Pupil (Handywoman):
Freda Bamford
Edited and produced by:
S. E. Reynolds

The Caryl Jenner Mobile Theatre production of "The End of a Fairy Tale"
A play about the Brothers Grimm, translated from the German by Violet Rutter.
The play takes place in the year 1825.
(Second performance next Sunday)
(to 17.50)


Translated by:
Violet Rutter
Presented by:
Naomi Capon
Jacob Grimm:
Charles Alexander
William Grimm:
Kenneth Ratcliffe
Aunt Gertrude:
Ann Reach
Ann Way

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