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People in Books
Olive Shapley, introducing famous books and people who appear in them, talks about 'Uncle Tom's Cabin' by Harriet Beecher Stowe.

Nat Temple and his Orchestra, Arthur Gerrard, Barbara, Cheryl and Pat

Round the World in a Jeep
In 1948 Ben Carlin and his wife decided to go round the world in an amphibious jeep. After thirteen months and a journey of 11,000 miles they reached England. Mr. Carlin talks about his experiences and future plans.

(to 17.45)


Presenter (People in Books):
Olive Shapley
Musicians (Jack-in-the-Box):
Nat Temple and his Orchestra
Violinist (Jack-in-the-Box):
Arthur Gerrard
Performers (Jack-in-the-Box):
Barbara, Cheryl and Pat
Producer (Jack-in-the-Box):
John Hunter Blair
Presenter (Round the World in a Jeep):
Ben Carlin
Producer (Round the World in a Jeep):
Vivian Milroy

A visit by an Outside Broadcast unit to the Fashion Theatre of the Birmingham Mail Midland Ideal Home Exhibition. The fashions include clothes designed, made, and modelled by Midland students of the School of Dress Design. There is a wide range of autumn and winter fashions and a selection of Haute Couture models.
Arranged in co-operation with the International Wool Secretariat


Barrie Edgar
Fashion commentary:
Mary Hill
Stephen McCormack

The third of a series of six programmes in which every picture tells a story!
with Cecil Beaton, Lord Brabazon of Tara, Peter Fleming, Fulke Walwyn.
Introduced by Donald McCullough.


Cecil Beaton
Lord Brabazon of Tara
Peter Fleming
Fulke Walwyn
Donald McCullough
Presented by:
John Irwin

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