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Gramophone records of ... Overture .Calm Sea apd Prosperous
Voyage (Mendelssohn) : London Symphony Orchestra
Rapsodia sinfonica (Turina) : Eileen Joyce
(piano), with Orchestra conducted by Clarence Raybould
Scherzo capriccioso, Op. 66 (Dvorak) :
Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Eugene Ormandy

Contributors

Piano:
Eileen Joyce
Conducted By:
Clarence Raybould
Unknown:
Eugene Ormandy

Flashes between Britain and America. In London the programme is introduced by Anna Neagle , with Flanagan and Allen, and the National Fire Service Dance Orchestra, conducted by Eddie . Franklin New York's contribution includes the Army Air Force Band, conducted by Captain Glenn Miller
The programme, a joint venture of the BBC and the N.B.C., is heard simultaneously in both countries. Produced in New York ,by Joe Mans field, and in London by James Dyrenforth and Tom Ronald

Contributors

Duced By:
Anna Neagle
Conducted By:
Eddie . Franklin
Unknown:
Glenn Miller
Unknown:
Joe Mans
Unknown:
James Dyrenforth
Unknown:
Tom Ronald

(Birthday edition). The Merchant Navy's own programme is two years old today. In this edition, recorded at the Merchant Navy Club, London, which came into being a.,s a direct result of this weekly series, the shipping industry reviews the better conditions obtained for officers and men during the programme's history. Doris Hare is hostess, with Debroy Somers and his Orchestra, and the programme is produced by Reita Hendry and Howard Thomas

Contributors

Unknown:
Doris Hare
Unknown:
Debroy Somers
Produced By:
Reita Hendry
Produced By:
Howard Thomas

New Year's Day edition, featuring Billy Cotton and his Band, with guest star, and a special edition of ' Amateur Talent Corner'
A link-up round the British Isles of entertainment by Cadets of the Air Training Corps, broadcasting from England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland
Programme also includes W. W. Wakefield , M.P., Director of the A.T.C., and. the recorded voices of Air Marshal Bishop, V.C. (from Canada), Lieutenant General Sir Pier Van Ryneveld (from South Africa), Wing Commander Caldwell, D.S.O. (from Australia), and Wing Commander Nicholls, Commandant of the A.T.C. (from New Zealand), sending greetings to the Air Training Corps in Great Britain. Produced by Joan Clark

Contributors

Unknown:
Billy Cotton
Unknown:
W. W. Wakefield
Unknown:
General Sir Pier
Unknown:
Van Ryneveld
Produced By:
Joan Clark

' Bold Excursion ', a secret mission carried out by two officers of the U.S. Army; who went to Rome to confer with Marshal Badoglio , and so prepared the way for the present campaign in Italy. Written by Merrill Denison . Produced by Roy Lockwood. (Specially recorded by the BBC in New York)

Contributors

Unknown:
Marshal Badoglio
Written By:
Merrill Denison
Produced By:
Roy Lockwood.

Forces Programme

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