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11.0 SINGING TOGETHER, by Herbert Wiseman
Forth to the battle (Welsh song)
Rise, rise, thou merry lark (Welsh song) The Barn-Yard Song (American song)
11.20 FOR UNDER-SEVENS : Let's join in. Four songs about young animals, simple enough for children to learn as they hear them
11.40 SCIENCE AND GARDENING : ' The Seed Faces the World', by H. Alan Peacock
12.0 THE MAKING AND CONTENT OF
THE BIBLE. The life and letters of St. Paul : ' The Letter to the Colossians and the Note to Philemon ', by the Rev. E. C. Blackman , Cheshunt College, Cambridge

Contributors

Unknown:
Herbert Wiseman
Unknown:
H. Alan Peacock
Unknown:
Rev. E. C. Blackman

Ethel Gomer-Lewis (soprano), and Freda Samuel (harp)
Merch y Melinydd (The Miller's
Daughter) ; Dyflryn Clwyd (The Vale of Clwyd) ; Nos Galan (New Year's Eve) 7. Lloyd Williams
Harp solo : Codiad yr Enedydd (The
Rising of the Lark) arr. John Thomas
Dafydd y Garreg Wen (David of the While
Rock) ; Tra bo Dau (Two Fond Hearts) (Songs of Wales)

Contributors

Soprano:
Ethel Gomer-Lewis
Harp:
Freda Samuel
Unknown:
Dyflryn Clwyd
Unknown:
Nos Galan
Unknown:
John Thomas

1.50 FOR RURAL SCHOOLS (Scotland). ' The Water Supply ', by George and Ann Scott Moncrieff
2.10 Interval music
2.15 STORIES FROM WORLD HISTORY. ' Caedmon by Enid Horton
(Seventh Century A.D.) : the cow-herd who sang to St. Hilda
2.35 Interval music
2.40 ORCHESTRAL CONCERT SERIES. ' Bizet's opera Carmen ' : illustrated talk by Sydney Northcote

Contributors

Unknown:
Ann Scott Moncrieff
Unknown:
Enid Horton
Talk By:
Sydney Northcote

First of three programmes in which a well-known Welsh choir collaborates with the BBC Orchestra
Williamstown Male Choir : chorus-master, T. J. Hughes. BBC Orchestra (led by Marie Wilson ) : conductor, Sir Adrian Boult. Bruce Dargavel (baritone)

Contributors

Chorus Master:
T. J. Hughes.
Conductor:
Marie Wilson
Conductor:
Sir Adrian Boult.
Baritone:
Bruce Dargavel

A story of London's Theatreland today and yesterday, by Lewis Middleton Harvey. Music by Kenneth Pakeman. Produced by Martyn C. Webster. 4. — 'The Female of the Species '

Contributors

Unknown:
Lewis Middleton Harvey.
Music By:
Kenneth Pakeman.
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster.
Jonathan Slade:
Ronald Simpson
Frida:
Olga Edwardes
Quentin Barrett:
Carl Bernard
Lil:
Marjorie Westbury
Felicity Moon:
Belle Chrystall
Betty Layton:
Shelagh Fraser
Miles Campbell:
Philip Cunningham
Walter Jolly:
Frederick Lloyd
Carol Hayes:
Jenny Laird
Sally Jolly:
Grizelda Hervey
Georgia Duveen:
Rita Vale
Roger Campbell:
Jack Livesey

' Character ' (ii) : In the series on the purpose of education, Philip Morris , Director of Education for Kent, and a Colonel, President of an Officers' Selection Board, meet again to continue the discussion on 'Character' with R. W. Moore , Headmaster of Harrow, the Rev. H. A. Hamilton , Secretary of the Congregational Union Young People's Department, and Miss M. C. Sharp , Headmistress of the Enfield County School for Girls

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Morris
Unknown:
R. W. Moore
Unknown:
H. A. Hamilton
Unknown:
Miss M. C. Sharp

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