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Viewers are invited to the Empire Stadium, Wembley, to see the second half of this afternoon's Amateur Cup Final.
3.45 app. Half-time
3.55 app. Second Half
4.40 app. End of Match
4.45 app. Presentation of cup and medals by Field-Marshal Viscount Alexander of Tunis
(to 16.50)


Jimmy Jewell
Presentation of cup and medals:
Field-Marshal Viscount Alexander of Tunis

With Peter Butterworth and Porterhouse.

Simple Science explained by E. R. Roberts, Ph.D.

Hooray for Humpty Dumpty
Written by Peter Ling.

The Man at the Wheel
A new serial with David Garth as Stephen Loftus and Victor Platt as Amos Hobbs.

(to 18.00)


Devised by:
Michael Westmore
Douglas Hurn
The Boss:
Peter Butterworth
Porterhouse (voice):
Peter Hawkins
Porterhouse (puppeteer):
Sam Williams
Item presenter (Simple Science):
E. R. Roberts
Illustrator (Hooray for Humpty Dumpty):
Anthony Hart
Writer (Hooray for Humpty Dumpty):
Peter Ling
Animated by (Hooray for Humpty Dumpty):
Alfred Wurmser
Script (The Man at the Wheel):
Robert Tronson
Script (The Man at the Wheel):
Hazel Adair
Stephen Loftus (The Man at the Wheel):
David Garth
Amos Hobbs (The Man at the Wheel):
Victor Platt

The gay international cabaret with Helene Cordet as Mistress of Ceremonies.
Maitre d'Hotel, Pere Auguste at your service.
l'Orchestre Pigalle conducted by Sydney Jerome


Mistress of Ceremonies:
Helene Cordet
Maitre d'Hotel:
Pere Auguste
l'Orchestre Pigalle
Orchestra conducted by:
Sydney Jerome
Devised and produced by:
Henry Caldwell

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