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Twice Twenty
Lionel Marson talks to Dorothy Pitt about the festivities that will greet Princess Margaret on her arrival in Trinidad and George Brown sings for the occasion.
Betty Boggiss President of the National Council of Women in Hastings and Helen Taylor discuss problems of public speaking.
Myfanwy Haycock reads her own poems
Ursula Powys, A.I.B.P. tells of her experiences as a travelling photographer in the Australian bush.

3.15 Talk It Over
Arranged and introduced by The Rev. Gladys Smith.

(to 15.30)

Contributors

Presenter (Twice Twenty):
Lionel Marson
Interviewee (Twice Twenty):
Dorothy Pitt
Singer (Twice Twenty):
George Brown
Interviewee (Twice Twenty):
Betty Boggiss
Interviewer (Twice Twenty):
Helen Taylor
Poet (Twice Twenty):
Myfanwy Haycock
Interviewee (Twice Twenty):
Ursula Powys
Producer (Twice Twenty):
Joyce Belfrage
Arranged and introduced by (Talk It Over):
The Rev. Gladys Smith
Presented by (Talk It Over):
Lorna Pegram

presenting Lenny the Lion with Terry Hall
Morton Fraser's Harmonica Gang, Alan Kemble and Christine, Tommy Ashworth with 'Hunt the Howlers'
('Hunt the Howlers' devised by Johnny Downes and written by Tony Hart)

Contributors

Ventriloquist:
Terry Hall
Musicians:
Morton Fraser's Harmonica Gang
Entertainers:
Alan Kemble and Christine
Comedy instrumentalist:
Tommy Ashworth
Music:
The Bert Hayes Sextet
Script:
Frank Roscoe
Designer:
Malcolm Goulding
Producer/"Hunt the Howlers" devised by:
Johnny Downes
Writer, "Hunt the Howlers":
Tony Hart

[Starring] Jeanne Crain

Snobbery is the theme of this film in which Jeanne Crain plays the part of an ex-professional boxer's daughter, who settles with her father in a cottage at a fashionable seaside resort. The socially conscious neighbours employ a young lawyer to buy them out, but discover that even lawyers have hearts.

Contributors

Director:
Sydney Landfield
Nancy:
Jeanne Crain

In this week's telerecording Perry Como plays host to:
Star guests: Judy Holliday, Frankie Avalon, Jimmy Dean and Bill and Cora Baird with Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra, The Ray Charles Singers, The Louis Da Pron Dancers.

Contributors

Presenter/singer:
Perry Como
Comedienne:
Judy Holliday
Singer:
Frankie Avalon
Singer:
Jimmy Dean
Puppeteers:
Bill and Cora Baird
Musicians:
Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra
Singers:
The Ray Charles Singers
Dancers:
The Louis Da Pron Dancers

A new series in which television brings the news coverage of today to great moments of history.

Written for television by Jack Bennett.

(A Columbia Broadcasting System film presentation)

Contributors

Writer:
Jack Bennett
Director:
Bernard Girard
Producer:
James Fonda
News Editor:
Frank Owen
News Editor:
Walter Cronkite
News Reporter:
Dick Joy
News Reporter:
Todd Hunter
News Reporter:
Harlow Wilcox
News Reporter:
Grant Holcomb
[Actor]:
Harlan Warde
[Actress]:
Betty Lou Gerson
[Actor]:
Robert Burton
[Actor]:
Edward Earle
[Actor]:
Roy Engel
[Actor]:
Paul Birch
[Actor]:
Jerry Paris
[Actor]:
Barry Atwater
[Actor]:
Ed McNally
[Actor]:
Charles Meredith
[Actor]:
Robin Hughes
[Actor]:
Denver Pyle
[Actor]:
John Wengraf

Peter Dimmock introduces Sportsview
Television's weekly sports magazine for the family.
Tonight's programme includes:
First Person: 3: Cliff Morgan
A new view of the stars in sport.
and film of this week's big sporting events.

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter Dimmock
Interviewee (First Person):
Cliff Morgan
Editor:
Paul Fox
Editor:
Ronnie Noble
Presented by:
Bryan Cowgill

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