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Practical help for the housewife.
Presented by Joan Gilbert.

Family Affairs: 1 - Having a Baby
The first of a new weekly series devoted to mothers and children.

Foreign Cookery
Else Forster shows how to make the German dish Bienenstich (The Bee Sting).

Polish up your Knitting
James Norbury deals with cable knitting and its many variations.
(Arranged in association with the International Wool Secretariat)


Joan Gilbert
Cook (Foreign Cookery):
Else Forster
Item presenter (Polish up your Knitting):
James Norbury
S. E. Reynolds

An informal programme for those who would like to watch an artist work in oils, and listen to his comments in conversation with James Robertson Justice.
The artist is Peter Scott, whose paintings of bird-life are already familiar to many viewers. He shows how he starts with a blank canvas and composes and paints a picture.


James Robertson Justice
Peter Scott
Presented by:
Desmond Hawkins

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