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Practical help for the housewife.
Presented by Joan Gilbert.

Family Affairs
At what age should children start to walk and talk?

Fish
N. F. Stockley describes the special features of sole, catfish, and whiting; Marguerite Patten recommends different ways of cooking them.

Contributors

Presenter:
Joan Gilbert
Fishmonger (Fish):
N. F. Stockley
Cook (Fish):
Marguerite Patten
Producer:
S. E. Reynolds

Children's Newsreel

Roses for the Queen
by David Scott Daniell.
The play takes place on the outskirts of London; and in the court of Queen Elizabeth I.
(Second performance: October 17)
See page 21

(to 17.50)

Contributors

Writer (Roses for the Queen):
David Scott Daniell
Designer (Roses for the Queen):
Richard Henry
Producer (Roses for the Queen):
Pamela Brown
Queen Elizabeth I:
Beatrice Kane
Captain Francis Drake:
Peter Davey
Lord Burghley:
John Boddington
Dominic Lacey:
Christopher Langley
Don Luis d' Alvarez:
Peter Macarte
Mistress Vaughan:
Dorothy Black
Mistress Claypolc:
Peggyann Clifford
A Halberdier:
Colin Douglas

from the Royal Air Force Station, Cosford.
with Cardew Robinson, Tommy Reilly, Sylvia Norman, The Readings.
Introduced by David Nixon.

Contributors

Comedian:
Cardew Robinson
Harmonicist:
Tommy Reilly
Performer:
Sylvia Norman
Performers:
The Readings
Presenter/Magician:
David Nixon
Orchestra conducted by:
Vernon Adcock
Producer:
Barrie Edgar

A fortnightly programme in which a panel of experts is challenged to identify a series of unusual objects.
The Experts:
Sir Mortimer Wheeler, Professor of Archaeology, University of London
Thomas Bodkin, Former Director of the Barber Institute and Professor of Fine Arts at Birmingham University
Professor Johannes Brandsted, Director of the Danish National Museum,
Copenhagen
v.
The Challenger: Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery
Chairman, Glyn Daniel, Fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge

Contributors

Expert:
Sir Mortimer Wheeler
Expert:
Thomas Bodkin
Expert:
Professor Johannes Brandsted
Chairman:
Glyn Daniel
Presented by:
Paul Johnstone

BBC Television

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